Calibrachoa, Million Bells
Calibrachoa 'Superbells Blue'

Family: Solanaceae (so-lan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Calibrachoa (kal-ih-bruh-KOE-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Superbells Blue
Additional cultivar information:(PP14874; Superbells series, aka Uscali51)
Hybridized by Sakazaki
Registered or introduced: 2004

Category:

Annuals

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

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

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Blue-Violet

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Blooms all year

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Velvet/Fuzzy-Textured

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

Patent Information:

Patented

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

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

Little Rock, Arkansas

Brea, California

Garberville, California

Marianna, Florida

Royston, Georgia

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Gaffney, South Carolina

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On May 29, 2004, ladyrowan from Garberville, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

A nice, cascading plant that does well in window boxes, hanging baskets, and containers. I have mine planted so that they cascade from small wall containers. Very pretty blooms about 1/2 the size of a petunia.