Trailing Petunia (Petunia hybrida Rapide Mix) 100 seeds (#1386)
F1 Hybrid. A high quality, brightly coloured mixture f bushy, trailing plants crammed with large weather tolerant flowers. Can be successfully grown in worse climatic conditions.
Good for growing in flower beds or in boxes, baskets, containers. If planted in a window box, they create a slight overhang. The plants flower abundantly.
Genus - Petunia
Species - hybrida
Variety - Rapide Mix
Common name - Trailing Petunia
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 2 - 10
Height - 0,25 m
Plant type - Annual flower
Exposure - Full Sun
Growth rate - Fast
Soil PH - Acidic, alkaline (pH 6-7)
Soil type - rich, light with good drainage
Water requirements - Average
Landscape uses - Flower beds or in boxes, baskets, containers
Bloom season - June to October
Leaf / Flower color - Green / mix
Petunia hybrids are commonly propagated from seed, which is best sown indoors for at least four weeks before moving outside.
Sow seeds uncovered in a moist, well-drained soil with a pH of 6 to 7.
When planting outdoors, wait until soil temperatures reach at least +15C, and there is no chance of frost.
Plant young transplants at the same depth they were in their containers, and space about ~20 cm apart.
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