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Petunia ‘Carpet Series’

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Features

  • BloomsMay to November
  • Height0.2m
  • Growth HabitMound
  • Flower ColourVarious
  • Leaf ColourGreen
  • AwardsRHS Garden Merit

Description

Petunia ‘Carpet Series’ (Petunia). Compact, spreading petunias which bear flowers in a variety of colours, including red, orange, yellow, pink and white.

Characteristics

Annual or Perennial, Shrub

Origin

S. America

Interest and use

Good for ground cover.

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessHalf hardy (min 0°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • Soil pH6.0 to 7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

They are frost-tender plants which are grown as annuals, they will need well-drained, fertile soil with a sunny location and will thrive where summers are hot, although they do need shelter from the wind. Dead-head regularly.

Propagation

Propagate by seed sown under glass in early spring.

Pests, diseases or disorders

May suffer from viruses, including cucumber mosaic and tomato spotted wilt, fungal foot rot and potato virus.

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