N.G. Heimos releases poinsettia trial results

N.G. Heimos releases poinsettia trial results

Princettia Queen Pink, Ferrara and Ice Punch were among the top performers.

December 13, 2016
Chris Manning
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N.G. Heimos Greenhouses in Columbia, Ill. held their annual poinsettia trials on Nov. 17. After growers visited and voted on their favorite varieties, Heimos compiled the results. Here are the official rankings with total votes in parenthesis: 

Top 5 – Overall (190)

1. Princettia Queen Pink
2. Ferrara
3. Luv U Pink Splash
4. Ice Punch
5. Majoris Red

Top 5 – Red (95)

1. Ferrara
2. Majoris Red
3. Aria Red
4. Astro Red, Christmas Joy Red, Titan Red, Bouquet (Tied)

Top 5 – White (18)

1. Titan White, Princettia Pure White (Tied)
3. Whitestar
4. Christmas Joy White
5. Christmas Beauty North Pole

Top 5 – Pink (51)

1. Princettia Queen Pink
2. Luv U Pink Splash
3. Luv U Soft Pink, Luv U Hot Pink
4. Christmas Lights

Top 5 – Novelties (20)

1. Ice Punch
2. Sonora White Glitter
3. Premium Ice Crystal
4. Marblestar
5. Marbella

Photo by Chris Manning