PlantsPetuniasPetunia Supertunia® Black Cherry

Trade name information:
Series: Supertunia®
Trade Name: Black Cherry
Cultivar name: 'USTUN3003'
General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 6 - 12 inches
Plant Spread: 18 - 24 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Other: Deep blackish-red
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: Planting to frost. Deadheading not necessary.
Uses: Groundcover
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Needs specific temperature: Germinates best at 70-75 deg F
Days to germinate: 7-14 days
Depth to plant seed: surface sow
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: USPP27,312; Can 5,279

- A rich, black-throated Supertunia.

This plant is tagged in:

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Supertunia 'Black Cherry' by evelyninthegarden Aug 22, 2017 12:42 AM 7
Petunia Supertunia Black Cherry by evelyninthegarden Aug 21, 2017 9:29 PM 0

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Petunias Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Petunias (Petunia)

« The Petunias Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by skopjecollection and is called "Eringynum"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.