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
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Other: Planting to frost. Deadheading not necessary.
Uses: Groundcover
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
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.

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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

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