Petunia
Petunia x hybrida
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements Does not need misting
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm constant temperatures through the whole year (average around 22 °C).
pH range 6.6 - 7.5
Acidity preference loves neutral pH conditions
Toxicity poisonous

Origin

Climate humid subtropical

Photo

Names

Family Solanaceae

Characteristics

Growth form subshrub
Hardiness USDA 10 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -1°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • yellow
  • red
  • pink
  • purple
  • blue
  • orange
Leaf color
  • green