How is the Perennial Plant of the Year Chosen?
Nominations are based on the following criteria:
- Suitable for a wide range of climatic conditions
- Low maintenance
- Pest and disease resistant
- Readily available in the year of release
- Multiple seasons of ornamental interest
- Easily propagated by asexual or seed propagation
To learn more about the Perennial Plant Association, visit their website: www.perennialplant.org.