Plant Information

Shock Wave® Coral Crush Spreading Petunia

Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Petunia X hybrida

Common Name: Petunia, Spreading

Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)

Blooming Season: Late Summer, Spring, Late Spring, Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded, Spreading

Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Low Maintenance

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a week

Spacing: 10 - 15" (25 - 38cm)

Height: 7 - 10" (18 - 25cm)

Width: 30 - 36" (76 - 91cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Shock Wave produces a mounded, spreading plant that is similar in shape and just as easy to manage as Easy Wave. These excellent outdoor performers offer strong fill and season-long colour that the Wave family varieties are known for. Petite-flowered plants perform equally well in small spaces, hanging baskets, containers and mixed combos.

Grower Information:

Flower size: 1.5 to 2 in./4 to 5 cm
Plug crop time: 4 to 6 weeks
Transplant to finish: Spring 5 weeks, Summer 4 weeks
Supplied as pelleted seed. 

  • Earliest-flowering series in the Wave family. 
  • Blooms in a 4 to 6-day window. 
  • Rebounds faster from overhead watering and rain than other petunias – stays fresher-looking at retail and outdoors. 
  • Performs equally well in small spaces, baskets, containers and mixed combos. 
  • Mounded, spreading plants are similar in shape and just as easy to manage as Easy Wave® petunia. 
  • Recommended in Wave branded packaging: 4-in./10-cm pots, premium quarts, 306 premium packs, hanging baskets.

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