Petunia Plants
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Can I use seed from my wave petunia’s to grow wave pants the next year?

Zone v0h1e0 | she-7072 added on May 18, 2019 | Answered

How do I get my wave petunia\'s to wave from seed have tried to grow them from seed but they grow straight up instead of waving HELP PLEASE..what is the trick

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MichiganDot
Answered on May 18, 2019

There is no trick. The issue is that Wave petunias are hybrids, a cross of the genes from 2 parents. Genetics determine the color and behavior of plants much like children; children rarely look exactly like either parent and their behavior is not the same. Each child has a different mix of parental genes. If you grew bunches of saved seed, you might get a few that wave. Many hybrids, including Wave petunias are trademarked; therefore it is illegal to grow it from saved seed or to propagate the plant through cuttings - even for your own garden.

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