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PlantFiles: Petunia
Petunia x hybrida 'Phantom'

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Family: Solanaceae (so-lan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Petunia (peh-TEWN-ya) (Info)
Species: x hybrida (hy-BRID-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Phantom
Additional cultivar information: (aka Balpephan)
Hybridized by Ball FloraPlant; Year of Registration or Introduction: 2010

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4 members have or want this plant for trade.

Category:
Annuals
Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:
9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Pale Yellow
Dark Purple/Black

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall
Mid Fall
Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:
Herbaceous
Velvet/Fuzzy-Textured

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Patented

Propagation Methods:
From softwood cuttings
From seed; winter sow in vented containers, coldframe or unheated greenhouse
Direct sow as soon as the ground can be worked
From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

3 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive Katnapper On May 29, 2012, Katnapper from (Becky) Bloomington, IL (Zone 5b) wrote:

I planted this in a container last year between two other planters of the lime green sweet potato vine, and it was spectacular! The yellow accent in the petunia picked up and complemented the yellowish green leaves of the sweet potato vine in a very pleasing way. Lovely!

Positive birdman1972 On Apr 19, 2012, birdman1972 from Lakewood, CA wrote:

my professor Jorge Ochoa showed us this plant for our plant ID class.Love the colors,now have some planted at my home.Looks good with white foliage near it.

Positive vossner On Mar 2, 2011, vossner from Richmond, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

I like this one better than Black Velvet, a solic "black" because the yellow stripes allow you to be more creative and colorful with companion plantings. No comment as of this writing about its hardiness.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Lakewood, California
Sebastopol, California
Odessa, Florida
Bloomington, Illinois
Des Plaines, Illinois
Barbourville, Kentucky
Clarksville, Tennessee
Richmond, Texas



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