Petunia Laura Bush Petunia X Violacea Solanaceae is a tender perennial that is mostly grown as annual. Petunia Laura Bush seeds can be started outdoors in spring or fall in mild climates, and this Petunia variety is a hybrid between VIP and old fashioned petunia that has been bred in Texas to withstand Texas heat. Petunia Laura Bush features dark green foliage and produces masses of fragrant, bell-shaped, 1 inch in diameter, violet flowers from spring until first frost. The foliage serves as a perfect background to compliment the vibrant flowers, and the blooming Petunia Laura Bush attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds.
Petunia Laura Bush is perfect for growing in hanging baskets, pots, containers or for trailing in front of the border. Petunia X Violacea Solanaceae seeds produce an impressive petunia that grows prolifically resisting extreme heat, cold, and diseases. Petunia Laura Bush grows best in full sun and well drained, fertile soils tolerating alkaline soils. It is recommended to trim this petunia at least once a month to keep the plant compact.
Height: 18-24 Inches
Bloom Season: Spring/Summer/Fall
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Rich/Dry/Moist well-drained, pH 5.6-7.7
USDA Zones: 7-10 (As Perennial) All Regions of North America (As Annual)
Sow Indoors: Winter/Spring (6-8 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring/Fall - In Zones 7-10
Seed Depth: Surface sowing - press seeds slightly into the soil
Germination Time: 15-30 Days