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Petunia ‘Purple Wave’

Petunia

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Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

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Plant does flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does flower in September

Plant does flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

  • Botanical name: Petunia 'Purple Wave'
  • Common name: Petunia
  • Family: Solanaceae
  • Plant Type: Annual
Flower colour:

Purple

Foliage colour:

Green

Most bedding petunia varieties can be classified as one of two kinds: Multifloras, which have a large number of smaller flowers that tend to be more weather-resistant, and Grandifloras, which have fewer blooms. However, the latter are enormous and often floppy, making them vulnerable to wind and rain unless they are grown in sheltered containers.

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Petunia ‘Purple Wave’ is a multiflora petunia, bearing cascading stems of small purple blooms. It’s ideal for growing in containers and hanging baskets, and also makes good ground cover.

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For best results, grow Petunia ‘Purple Wave’ in full sun in a sheltered spot, and keep plants well watered.

How to grow Petunia 'Purple Wave'

  • Plant size

    45cm height

    90cm spread

  • Aspect

    South facing, west facing

  • Sun exposure: Full sun
  • Hardiness: Tender
  • Soil type: Well drained / light / sandy

Plant calendar

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Plant
Plant

Do not Plant in January

Do not Plant in February

Do not Plant in March

Do not Plant in April

Do Plant in May

Do Plant in June

Do not Plant in July

Do not Plant in August

Do not Plant in September

Do not Plant in October

Do not Plant in November

Do not Plant in December

Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does not flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does flower in September

Plant does flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

Petunia 'Purple Wave' and wildlife

Petunia 'Purple Wave' has no particular known value to wildlife in the UK.

Is Petunia 'Purple Wave' poisonous?

Petunia 'Purple Wave' has no toxic effects reported.

No reported toxicity to:

No reported toxicity to Birds

No reported toxicity to Cats

No reported toxicity to Dogs

No reported toxicity to Horses

No reported toxicity to Livestock

No reported toxicity to People

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