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Re: Petunias
gardenchat@hort.net
  • Subject: Re: Petunias
  • From: Jesse Bell <justjess01@gmail.com>
  • Date: Wed, 31 Mar 2010 14:02:44 -0500

I've grown the purple wave too...and it's lovely.  I just miss the
"true", heavenly, thick, scent of the old petunias.  When grown on the
back porch..in the evening you can really smell it.  Right up there
with the nicotiana and moon flowers.


On 3/31/10, BONNIE_HOLMES <bonnie_holmes@comcast.net> wrote:
> The purple WAVE petunia have a great smell. I've been planting them every year.
>
> Bonnie
> ETN Zone 7
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Jesse Bell" <justjess01@gmail.com>
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Sent: Wednesday, March 31, 2010 2:49:26 PM GMT -05:00 US/Canada Eastern
> Subject: [CHAT] Petunias
>
> Can anybody recommend an old fashioned, heirloom petunia? And where to
> find them or the seeds? I love the smell of them, but they all seem
> to be hybrids now and that takes away some of the scent. I love the
> LOOK of the "wave" petunias, and have grown them, but they can't beat
> the original fragrance.
>
> --
> Jesse R. Bell
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    • Petunias
      • From: Jesse Bell <justjess01@gmail.com>
    • Re: Petunias
      • From: BONNIE_HOLMES <bonnie_holmes@comcast.net>

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