While the 2020 Farwest Show was postponed until 2021 due to coronavirus pandemic, the Oregon Association of Nurseries did host a 2020 virtual edition of the Farwest New Varieties Showcase in August with over 39 plant entries available for the People’s Choice Award voting.

We are so excited to say that the competition was a trifecta win for Concept Plants with our newest introductions taking the top 3 spots! Treasure Island™ Makatea Sweet Potato Vine (Ipomoea batatas ’17-527’ PPAF) won first place, receiving 236 votes; ‘Jurassic Gold’ Alpine Wood Fern (Dryopteris wallichiana ‘Jurassic Gold’ PPAF) placed second with 215 votes; and Little Lemons Clematis (Clematis tangutica ‘Zo14100’ PPAF) garnered third place with 79 votes.

For more information on the winning plants, including wholesale and online ordering options, click here for the details in a news release.