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Petunia 'Designer Buzz Purple' (Designer Series) (Petunia 'Designer Buzz Purple')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.4m
Max height
0.4m
Max spread
1-2 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Petunia 'Designer Buzz Purple' (Designer Series)

Other names

Petunia 'Designer Buzz Purple'

Genus

Petunia Petunia

Variety or Cultivar

'Designer Buzz Purple' _ 'Designer Buzz Purple' is a tender, compact, trailing perennial, typically grown as an annual bedding plant, with sticky, hairy, ovate to lance-shaped, mid- to grey-green leaves and, from early summer into autumn, fragrant, lobed, purple-pink flowers with light green petal margins.


Petunia 'Designer Buzz Purple' (Designer Series) is: Deciduous

Habit

Compact, Trailing

Flower

Flushed green, Purple-pink in Summer; Purple-pink, Flushed green in Autumn

Foliage

Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Glasshouse whitefly , Leaf-mining sawflies , Slugs , Snails Aphids , Glasshouse whitefly , Leaf-mining sawflies , Slugs , Snails

Foot and root rot , Grey mould Foot and root rot , Grey mould

General care

Pruning

Dead-head to promote flowering.

Propagation methods

Seed


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Where to grow

Petunia 'Designer Buzz Purple' (Designer Series) (Petunia 'Designer Buzz Purple') will reach a height of 0.4m and a spread of 0.4m after 1-2 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Ground Cover

Cultivation

Grow in a sunny, sheltered site. Flowering is greatly reduced in shade. Suitable for hanging baskets or as a ground cover.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Indoor heated (H1), Tender in frost (H3)

Companion plants

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

Botanical name

Petunia 'Designer Buzz Purple' (Designer Series)

Other names

Petunia 'Designer Buzz Purple'

Genus

Petunia Petunia

Variety or Cultivar

'Designer Buzz Purple' _ 'Designer Buzz Purple' is a tender, compact, trailing perennial, typically grown as an annual bedding plant, with sticky, hairy, ovate to lance-shaped, mid- to grey-green leaves and, from early summer into autumn, fragrant, lobed, purple-pink flowers with light green petal margins.

Native to

Garden origin

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Compact, Trailing


Colour

Flower

Flushed green, Purple-pink in Summer; Purple-pink, Flushed green in Autumn

Foliage

Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Glasshouse whitefly , Leaf-mining sawflies , Slugs , Snails

Specific diseases

Foot and root rot , Grey mould

General care

Pruning

Dead-head to promote flowering.

Propagation methods

Seed


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Petunia 'Designer Buzz Purple' (Designer Series) (Petunia 'Designer Buzz Purple') will reach a height of 0.4m and a spread of 0.4m after 1-2 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Ground Cover

Cultivation

Grow in a sunny, sheltered site. Flowering is greatly reduced in shade. Suitable for hanging baskets or as a ground cover.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Indoor heated (H1), Tender in frost (H3)

USDA zones

Zone 11, Zone 10, Zone 9

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