Laura Bush Blend Petunia Seeds

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Calling all Southern gardeners! This old-fashioned petunia is "Texas tough," bred for heat tolerance and disease resistance, making it a low-maintenance beauty. Named after former First Lady of Texas, Laura Bush, this variety maintains classic petunia fragrance. Spreading plant with a mix of magenta, purple, pink, and white blooms that attracts pollinators. Sow Laura Bush in containers for a lush patio garden— even in the high heat of summer! May self-sow providing blooms the following year.

$1.89 50 mg

Botanical Name: Petunia x violacea

Family: Solanaceae

Native: South America

Hardiness: Frost-sensitive annual; may self-sow. Perennial in USDA zones 10 and warmer.

Plant Dimensions: 18"–24" tall

Variety Information: Magenta, pink, white, and purple flowers 1½"–2" wide

Exposure: Full sun

Bloom Period: Spring to frost

Attributes: Good for Containers, Heat Tolerant, Disease Resistant

When to Sow Outside: Not recommended.

When to Start Inside: RECOMMENDED. 10 to 12 weeks before your average last frost. Ideal soil temperature for germination is 68°–85°F. Transplant outdoors after average last frost.

Days to Emerge: 15–30 days

Seed Depth: Press into surface

Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 12"

Thinning: When 1" tall, thin to 1 every 12"

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Laura Bush Blend Petunia Seeds Reviews

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Beautiful but only purple flowers
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I was looking forward to the variety of colors in this blend, but all of my plants have purple flowers. Otherwise, they are lovely in my containers around my patio.
Geraldine Cahill
Owner Response: Geraldine, We are sorry you didn't get a full array of the colors in your seed packet. a customer service agent will be with you shortly to help.

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