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Calibrachoa 'Banana Chocolate' (Mini Petunia, Million Bells)

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Native Annuals and Perennials. Australian annual and perennial plants can be used to create excitement in your garden as they are quick growing, usually very floriferous and because they are relatively temporary they can be replaced on a regular basis to add something new each year.

Plant description

calibrachoa mini petunia banana chocolate 2

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Calibrachoa 'Banana Chocolate' is a new colour variety of the popular mini petunia plant, with profuse yellow flowers with dark brown centres. Tender perennial plants, Calibrachoa are fabulous for pots and flower gardens, as they flower from late winter through to autumn, on neat and tidy dense plants. They like a sunny spot and perform best with regular fertilising, watering and a well drained soil.

Additional plant information

Flowers

Flower colour: yellow and brown
Flowering season: spring summer autumn winter

Plant size

Maximum height: 0.2 metres
Minimum height: 0.1 metres

Maximum width: 0.5 metres
Minimum width: 0.2 metres

Sunlight, frost & salt tolerance

This plant will tolerate full sunlight.
Light frost tolerance.
Plant is not salt tolerant.

Fauna attracting?

Yes. Attracts: Insects.

Climate

This plant species will grow in the following climates: temperate, subtropical.

Soil types & conditions

Loam: moist, well-drained.

Clay: well-drained.

Sand: moist.

Miscellaneous information

Planting season: not specified.

Types of fertiliser: Good general purpose fertiliser.

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