Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Petunia x hybrida, 'Misty Lilac Wave', Petunia

Common Name: Petunia

Genus: Petunia

Species: x hybrida

Cultivar or Variety: 'Misty Lilac Wave'

Characteristics: A cascading type petunia with over 21/2" flowers that hold up well to heat, cold,drought, and rain. One of the most popular petunias due to it's exceptional performance. Petunias make good fall annual flowers too.

Life Cycle
Annual

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 3
Zone 4
Zone 5
Zone 6
Zone 7
Zone 8
Zone 9

Endangered Species
No

Heirloom
No

When to Sow Seed
Early Spring
Mid Spring
Late Spring
Late Summer
Early Fall

Germination Temperature
70-80 F

Seed Sowing Depth
Lay on top of soil

Seed Needs Light to Germinate
Yes

Days to Germination
7-10 days

Sun Exposure
Full Sun
Part Sun/ Part Shade

Plant Height
10 - 12 inches

Plant Form
Creeping
Branching
Spreading

Blooms
Yes

Bloom Form
Above Foliage

Flower Color
Lt. Purple

Nutritional Needs
Moist
Dry

Fertile
Yes

Reproduces By
Seed
Stem Fragments

Cutting Flower
No

Additional Uses
Containers
Borders
Hanging Baskets
Planters

Image
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