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Petunia

Petunia 'Margarita'

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

10b

USDA zone

2°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

30cm

20cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Petunia Overview

There are about 35 species of half hardy annuals, biennials and shrubby perennials in this genus. They produce dark green rather hairy smooth-edged leaves, with trumpet-shaped flowers in white, purple, red, blue, pink.

How to propagate Petunia

Seed

Propagate by seed sown under glass in early spring.

Other uses of Petunia

Grown for its showy, colourful flowers. Bedding plant, hanging basket, window boxes and containers.