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Botanical Name: Petunia spp
Common Name(s): Petunia
These popular annuals come in a variety of sizes and colours. Flowers are large, funnel-shaped, single or double, some with frilly petals. New varieties offer an ever-increasing range of options for all growing conditions. In general, they are drought and heat tolerant; the hotter the sun, the more colourful the display. Petunias make excellent bedding and container plants.
Family: Solanaceae, nightshade family
Botanical Pronunciation: peh-TOON-yah
Semi Frost Hardy
Funnel shaped flowers with 5 fussed lobes in various coloures.
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