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Week 38 – September 19, 2021

Plant Information

ColorRush™ Red Petunia

New variety!
  • ColorRush™ Red Petunia - Bloom
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Petunia x hybrida

Common Name: Petunia

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer, Spring

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Heat Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a week

Spacing: 24" (61cm)

Height: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)

Width: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Exceptional garden performance from Spring through Summer. Works great in the ground and in containers.

Grower Information:

  • Notable for big vigor and big garden performance.
  • Our most vigorous line is ideal for 12-in. (30-cm) and larger containers and baskets, as well as landscapes.
  • Mounds of color hold up in the heat and rain.
  • Includes a range of bright, eye-catching colors and novelties. 
  • These varieties have nicely matched habits, making production planning easier.
  • A 2019 University of Georgia Plants of Distinction award winner.

This new color for the series has a higher vigor than Watermelon Red, with a more mounded habit and good weather tolerance.

'Balcushed'

Protection Information: US7,642,436

(Flowering Only License)

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