Wave Petunias ... Misty Lilac No Longer A Solid Color?? - Knowledgebase Question

Hoffman Estates, IL
Question by Ginger720
May 24, 2002
Have noticed in shopping that the misty lilac are no longer solid in color, but seem to have both white and lilac petals. have not seen any solid misty lilac bloom petals. thank you very much

Answer from NGA
May 24, 2002


In my experience the coloring varies from flower to flower, some closer to solid, some with more white, some quite faded. It is sometimes described as mixed lilac shades. I think the overall effect, especially from a distance, is where the "misty" part of the name derived.

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