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Petunia 'Red Wave' /Red Wave Petunia

Petunia 'Red Wave'  / Petunia 'Red Wave'
Typical spread and draping form of the 'Wave' petunias
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Typical spread and draping form of the 'Wave' petunias

Planted in a traffic circle in Sonoma Valley, CA

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Scientific Name: Petunia 'Red Wave'
Common Name: Red Wave Petunia
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Flower color: Red
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Annuals for the Cool or Cold Season
Comments: They are used for massed display in flower beds, in containers, and some varieties are excellent in hanging baskets. Here it is growing in a container in winter. Petunias are one of the best spring and summer flowering annuals and can be found growing in a zone of the country at any season of the year. They generally do not flower, or even live, when temperature is very high. Varieties are available in every color except orange.