Belonging to the Petunia genus, Petunai has a botanical name of Petunia.
Although some species of petunia are tropical perennials, today’s hybrids are usually grown as annuals.Petunai is a flower / ornamental annual, it will last but a year in its native climate. Petunai normally grows to a spreading habit with a max height of 7.02 inches (that's 18.0 cm metric). Try planting Petunai if you'd like to attract butterflies and bees to your garden. Popular varieties of Petunai with home gardeners are Cascading, Easy Wave™, Wave Purple, dwarf bedding mixed colors, and Tidal Wave™.
Argentina is believed to be where Petunai originates from.
Being a fairly low maintenance plant, Petunai is normally quite easy to grow provided a minimum level of care is given throughout the year. It will be helpful to note the correct soil, sun and water needs of this plant to ensure that this plant thrives.
This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Petunai have been kindly provided by our members.
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Petunia seed needs light to germinate, so don’t cover the seed.
By our calculations*, you should look at sowing Petunai about 77 days before your last frost date .
These plants have been known to grow well alongside Petunai so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Petunai so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Petunai plants:
Petunia x hybrida, Petunia x, Petunia hybrida
11 Oct 2012
Great seeds that gave me an abundance of flowers from each plant. Beautiful colours and the blooms started early June and continued all the way through till the end of September.
05 Jun 2012
This petunia is more profuse in its blooming habit than any other petunia I have ever grown. It just won’t stop! Beautiful flower color with no striping at all. Is holding up nicely in my hot, dry, sunny patio garden.
05 Jun 2012
This petunia is wonderful. It is a reliable, profuse bloomer and is holding up nicely in direct, hot sun.
14 May 2011
These wave petunias are easy to start from seed and flower all summer without much intervention.
Petunai care instructions
How long does Petunai take to grow?
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