Petunia × hybrida Main Page

Scientific name: Petunia × hybrida       pe-toon-ya   hy-br-da

Common name: Petunia

Design Characteristics

Height  to 18"
Spread  18-24"
Form  mound
Texture  medium
Flower color  variable
 double
Leaf color  green
Time of bloom  July-August

Horticultural Characteristics

Light
requirement
 full sun
Soil
requirement
 average
Propagation
method
 annual
USDA Hardiness Zone   annual

Miscellaneous

Peculiarities/Problems   odor
Uses  front of border
 containers, baskets
Comments  good plant for hot, dry sites