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Petunia Black Velvet in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Petunia 'Black Velvet'

 

Petunia 'Black Velvet'

'Black velvet' are excellent contrast plant for mixed planters or hanging baskets. Looks fab with whites & silvers.

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plant Features
  • Petunia Black Velvet likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Petunia Black Velvet likes very little water

    Very little water

  • Petunia Black Velvet is not frost hardy

    Not Frost hardy

  • Petunia Black Velvet likes moist and fertile

    Moist and fertile

 
plant information

Common name

Petunia 'Black Velvet'

Latin name

Petunia 'Black Velvet'

type

Annual

family

Solanaceae

ph

5.0 - 7.0 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Petunia Black Velvet likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Frost

    Petunia Black Velvet is not frost hardy

    Not Frost hardy

  • Soil

    Petunia Black Velvet likes moist and fertile

    Moist and fertile

  • Water

    Petunia Black Velvet likes very little water

    Very little water

Plant & bloom calendar

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    Best time to plant
  •  
    When the plant will bloom

full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Petunia Black Velvet is 0.50meters x 0.50meters 0.50 M 0.50 M

Petunia 'Black Velvet'

'Black velvet' are excellent contrast plant for mixed planters or hanging baskets. Looks fab with whites & silvers.


Planting Petunias

From Early Spring TO Early Spring

If you are growing Petunias from seed it is best to start them inside before planting them outside in the spring. Make sure you leave enough room between plants.

 

Flowering in Summer

From Early Summer TO Late Summer

The petunia will bloom in the summer, producing plenty of flowers over this period.

 

Propagation by seed

From Late Winter TO Early Spring

Sow seed under glass in potting compost in early spring.

 
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