Calibrachoa, Million Bells

Calibrachoa hybrida 'Superbells Blue Moon Punch'

 

 

  • Trailing habit
  • Striking flowers
  • Blooms all season
  • Great for containers

Details

Calibrachoa hybrida 'Superbells Blue Moon Punch' is a well-branched and free-flowering annual with a uniform, mounded, trailing habit. Covered in light purple-blue blooms accented with a blackish-purple eyezone, a stunning combination! Blooms profusely all season long. Heat tolerant. Self-cleaning, no deadheading necessary. Great for hanging baskets and planters. Keeping plants too wet can lead to root rot diseases. Allow the top of the soil to dry before watering again.

Growing Tips

Calibrachoas are ph sensitive and need a well-draining soil. Typical garden soils are not acidic enough to keep Calibrachoas from having stunted, yellow growth. They perform best in a good quality potting soil such as our own Kaw Valley "Good Stuff". If you have problems with budworms (blooms and buds getting chewed away) we recommend Captain Jack's Deadbug Brew (Spinosad). It's safe enough to be used for organic growing. If used every two weeks starting mid-June it should take care of these bloom-destroying pests that have invaded much of the Midwest, especially urban areas.

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Type:

Annual

New for 2020

Sun/Shade:

Full Sun to Part Sun

Bloom Color:

Blue

Lavender

Purple / Violet

Foliage Color:

Green

Hardiness Zone:

Not hardy

Height:

6-10 inches

Spread:

12-16 inches

Benefits:

Truly Heat Tolerant

Attracts Wildlife:

Attracts Butterflies

Attracts Hummingbirds

 
 
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