Here to help the experienced as well
as the novice gardener.
New Varieties For 2010
Gardeners are looking for new plants every year. Here are new flowers and
vegetables that will be featured in 2010 mail order seed catalogs, seed packets or as
bedding plants at garden centers. The varieties are listed alphabetically
by class, with the seed source listed in parentheses after the
description. Information on seed companies may be found on the NGB
www.ngb.org by clicking on Membership Directory.
Watermelon F1 ‘Quetzali’ *Citrullus lanatus
Globe shaped, Mickeylee-type watermelon with a Crimson Sweet rind pattern,
bright red flesh and high sugars. The convenient 9- to12-pound size fits in the
refrigerator. Harvest 83 days from sowing. (Syngenta Seeds, Inc.) W