2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Pepper Sweet Sunset F1
Regional Winner (Southeast, Heartland, West/Northwest)
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Brussels Sprouts Hestia F1
Regional Winner (Southeast, Mountain/Southwest)
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Squash Bossa Nova F1
National Winner
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Tomato Chef's Choice Pink F1
Regional Winner (Southeast, Great Lakes)
2015 AAS Bedding Plant Award Winner:
Dianthus, Interspecific Jolt™ Pink F1
National Winner
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Beet Avalanche
National Winner
2015 AAS Flower Award Winner:
Petunia Tidal Wave® Red Velour F1
National Winner
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Basil Dolce Fresca
National Winner
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Basil Persian
Regional Winner (Heartland, Mountain/Southwest, West/Northwest)
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Pepper Hot Sunset F1
Regional Winner (Southeast, Heartland, Great Lakes)
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Pepper Flaming Flare F1
National Winner
2015 AAS Flower Award Winner:
Impatiens Bounce™ Pink Flame PPAF 'Balboufink'
National Winner
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Squash Butterscotch F1
National Winner
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Oregano Cleopatra
Regional Winner (Northeast, West/Northwest)
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Chives, garlic Geisha
National Winner
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Cucumber Parisian Gherkin F1
Regional Winner (Northeast, Mountain/Southwest)
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Lettuce Sandy
National Winner
2015 AAS Bedding Plant Award Winner:
Petunia Trilogy Red F1
National Winner
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Pepper Emerald Fire F1
National Winner
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Pak Choi Bopak F1
Regional Winner (Northeast, Great Lakes, Mountain/Southwest)
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Radish Roxanne F1
National Winner
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Pepper Pretty N Sweet F1
National Winner
2015 AAS Vegetable Award Winner:
Broccoli Artwork F1
National Winner
2015 AAS Bedding Plant Award Winner:
Salvia Summer Jewel White
National Winner
2015 AAS Flower Award Winner:
Impatiens SunPatiens® Spreading Shell Pink
National Winner

All-America Selections Introduces Additional AAS Winners for 2015

All-America Selections is very proud to announce still more 2015 AAS Winners bringing the grand total of introductions for the 2015 gardening year to twenty-five. The seven Winners detailed below join the twelve announced last November and six announced last July. This is a 75 year high for AAS since 1939 was the last time there were as many winners.

Many of the Winners announced for 2015 are the first in a class to be granted an AAS award, such as Brussels Sprouts, garlic chives, oregano and pak choi.

This is great news for growers, retailers and consumers because now, with such an assortment of plant classes, an entire garden can be designed using AAS winning varieties that have proven, superior garden performance.

This group of 2015 Winners are:

Basil Persian Regional Winner (Heartland, Mountain/Southwest and West/Northwest)

Beet Avalanche - National Winner

Broccoli Artwork F1 - National Winner

Chives, Garlic Geisha – National Winner

Dianthus Jolt™ Pink F1- National Winner

Oregano Cleopatra – Regional Winner (Northeast and West/Northwest)

Petunia Tidal Wave ® Red Velour F1 - National Winner

With this announcement, these varieties become available for immediate sale. Brokers and growers can purchase these varieties immediately. Consumers will find these Winners for sale in the coming months as supply gradually becomes available throughout the chain of distribution.

A complete list of trial grounds and judges can be found here.

Many AAS Winners are classics and are great selling items when properly designated as an award winner. MultiPackaging Solutions Horticulturist/Project manager Julie Finucane says this about AAS Winners: “I am impressed by how many of the older AAS Winners are still popular tags in our inventory. It’s a testament to the program’s value.”

A complete list of all AAS Winners since 1932 can be found here. Note that the AAS Winners are now sortable by Flowers from Seed, Flowers from Cuttings and Vegetables.

1935 Gold Medal winner

Cucumber Straight-8

Grower and Retailers: AAS Winner tags and labels are available from these suppliers:

John Henry

MasterTag

United Label and Sato 

Customizable bench cards are available from:

Garden Center Marketing