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Other common names
petunia Conchita Strawberry Frost
Petunia can be annuals or perennials, with simple leaves and large, solitary, trumpet-shaped flowers in the upper leaf axils from late spring to autumn
Conchita Strawberry Frost is an annual to 30cm tall, with long trailing stems bearing erect, slightly fragrant, dark-veined rosy-pink flowers 5cm across from late spring to late autumn
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Grow in light, well-drained soil in full sun, with shelter from drying winds. Plant out after frosts have passed
Propagate by seed sown at 13-18ºC in early spring
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Banks and Slopes Flower borders and beds Garden Edging
City & Courtyard Gardens Coastal Cottage & Informal Garden Gravel Garden Patio & Container Plants
Pruning Deadhead regularly
Pests aphids and slugs may be a problem
May be subject to fungal foot rot and a virus
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