History & Origin

Native to South America. The name "petunia" comes from the Brazilian word "petun" which means tobacco.

When to Plant

Plant transplants after all danger from frost has passed.

How to Plant

Plant in full sun to partial shade. Space plants twelve inches apart.

Special Care

Pinch out (deadhead) dying blooms. In mid-summer cut the plants back. They will grow back with new flowers.
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