• New CannonBall™ Blue
    ‘Balcannlu’
    (Flowering Only License)

  • New CannonBall™ Burgundy
    ‘Balcannurg’ PPAF
    (Flowering Only License)

  • New CannonBall™ Pink
    ‘Balcannink’ PPAF
    (Flowering Only License)

  • New CannonBall™ Red
    ‘Balcanned’ PPAF
    (Flowering Only License)

  • New CannonBall™ Rose Vein
    ‘Balcannosv’ US7,642,436
    (Flowering Only License)

  • New CannonBall™ White
    ‘Balcannite’ US7,642,436
    (Flowering Only License)

  • New CannonBall™ Yellow
    ‘Balcannell’ PPAF
    (Flowering Only License)

CannonBall™ Petunia
CannonBall™ Petunia
  • Perfect for premium pots and hanging baskets, CannonBall offers better uniformity in habit and timing across all colors compared the Sun Spun Series it replaces.
  • Compact habit makes it easy to grow for pot-tight production.
  • Early to flower.
  • Requires no pinch and no PGRs.
NEW Blue
NEW Burgundy
NEW Pink
NEW Red
NEW Rose Vein
NEW White
NEW Yellow
  • General Information
    • Height: 6-10" (15-25cm)
    • Spread: 12-18" (30-46cm)
    • Exposure: 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
    • Average propagation time for perennials includes 3-5 weeks to bulk-up the liner before beginning cold treatment when started in late Summer or early Autumn.

    • 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. B-Nine applications late in the crop time can cause instability in flower color.
    • Pests: Whitefly, thrips, leafminers
    • Diseases: Botrytis, Root rot, Tobacco Mosaic Virus
    • Comments: Cool temperatures and high light will reduce or eliminate any need for PGRs. Monitor regularly for high pH 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, 5-7 weeks
    • 6-inch (15-cm) Pots, Gallons: 2-3 ppp, 6-8 weeks
    • 10- to 12-inch (25- to 30-cm) Tubs or Baskets: 3-5 ppp, 8-11 weeks
  • Download Culture
  • Videos
    • Novelty Petunias from Ball FloraPlant - 2022
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      Petunia CannonBall - New series for 2022
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