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  • Petunia Midnight Gold
    ‘MIYOPEEA’ CPBRAF, US7,642,436
    (Flowering Only License)

Petunia Midnight Gold
Petunia Midnight Gold
Unique, first-of-its-kind novelty color! Exceptional branching with profuse flowering. Features huge double blooms that are great for hanging baskets.
  • General Information
    • Height: 8-10" (20-25cm)
    • Spread: 20-26" (51-66cm)
    • Exposure: Partial Sun, Sun
    • Tray Sizes (cells/tray): 50, 72, 84, 105
    • Rooting Hormone: No
    • Average Days with Mist: 6-9
    • Pinch: No
    • Average Propagation Time (weeks): 3-4
    • Comments: Avoid stretch by moving crop to cooler air temperature in second and third weeks of propagation. Transplant on time.
    • Soil pH: 5.4-5.8
    • Light Levels (fc): 5,000-8,000
    • Temperature Day: 59-76°F (15-24°C)
    • Temperature Night: 53-61°F (12-16°C)
    • Fertilization (ppm N): 225-300
    • No. of Pinches: 0-1
    • Plant Growth Regulators (S=spray / (D=Drench: B-Nine(S) 1,500-2,500 ppm, applied 2-4 times, can be used to control habit early; Bonzi(D) 0.25-1.0 ppm applied as crop matures will control final height but not delay flowering or reduce flower size.
    • Pests: Thrips, leafminers, whitefly
    • Diseases: Botrytis, Root rot, Tobacco Mosaic Virus
    • Comments: Cool temperatures and high light will reduce or eliminate any need for PGRs. Monitor pH regularly for high levels and possible iron deficiency. Flowering will be best as days lengthen in late Spring and Summer. Daylength of more than 14 hours will hasten flowering.
    • 4- to 5-inch (10- to 13-cm) Pots, Quarts: 1 ppp, 6-8 weeks
    • 6-inch (15-cm) Pots, Gallons: 2-3 ppp, 7-9 weeks
    • 10- to 12-inch (25- to 30-cm) Tubs or Baskets: 3-5 ppp, 9-12 weeks
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