Petunia

Petunia hybrida

Sprouts in: 7 - 14 days
Enjoy for: 60 - 90 days
Plant is poisonous!
Grows best at: 18°C to 30°C (64.4°F to 86°F)

  • Petunia requires very little care, just remove withered flowers along with short flower stem to enhance further flowering.
  • The flowers of petunia appear approximately five weeks after planting and have a pleasant sweet scent.
  • Depending on how they are cared for, plant pods may last up to four months.

Fun facts!

  • Did you know that Petunia belongs to nightshade family with tobacco, tomato and potato?
  • The ancient Mayan and Inca people held the belief that the Petunia‚Äôs sweet smell would ward off evil underworld monsters and spirits.
  • According to the folklore, Petunias will thrive where there is positive energy and will not grow in places where there is negativity.
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