During their visit almost 2,000 of the visitors voted for their favourite variety using a blue marker flag. There were 1,300 catalogue varieties, 200 new varieties and 600 experimental products on show to choose rom.
Winner was Coleus 'Campfire', with Osteospermum '3D Violet Ice' second and Petunia 'Night Sky' third.
The petunia also won best new annual plant award at Four Oaks Trade Show this week. All are new varieties for 2016.