- Partial Shade to Full Sun (3+ Hours Direct Sunlight)
- Mature Height 6-12 Inches
- Mature Width 12-24 Inches
- Use as a Spiller in Containers
A deep black eye with purple petal edges on small petunia like flowers. This cascading plant blooms from planting to hard frost. The Superbells Blackcurrant Punch is a short plant, growing 6-12 inches, yet trails up to 24 inches. This vigorous blooming plant attracts hummingbirds and creates a stunning display all season.
The Calibrachoa Superbells Blackcurrant Punch is an easy to care for heat tolerant annual. It prefers partial to full sun. Used as a container spiller, it works best in combination planters of all kinds. Plant in landscaping areas that have well-drained soils only. An excellent option for hanging baskets, patio planters, or raised beds.
Superbells Blackcurrant Punch Calibrachoa Care
This plant thrives with sun and well drained soil. Growing in a container, water when the top of the soil is dry. Deadheading is not necessary. It performs best with fertilizing on a regular basis.
The Calibrachoa Superbells Blackcurrant Punch can thrive indoors over the winter. Place in a south facing window that gets full sun for 6-8 hours.
Superbells Blackcurrant Punch Calibrachoa Spacing
The Calibrachoa Superbells Blackcurrant Punch can grow in a container as small as 4-5 inches and as large as 10-12 inches. Plant 6-12 inches apart if planting in a raised bed.
Superbells® Blackcurrant Punch Calibrachoa Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 9-11|
|Plant Type: Annual|
|Light Exposure: Partial Sun to Full Sun|
|Mature Height: 6-12 Inches|
|Mature Spread: 12-24 Inches|
|Mature Spacing: 8-12 Inches|
|Habit: Mounding, Trailing|
|Flower Color(s): Black, Purple|
|Flower Description: Purple Edges with a Black Eye|
|Bloom Period: Late spring to fall|
|Foliage Type: Herbaceous|
|Foliage Color(s): Dark Green|
|Foliage Description: Small, oval leaves|
|Seasonal Interest: Late spring into fall|
|Resists: Heat, drought, and pests|
|Tolerates: Partial shade|
|Use Types: Combinations, Container, Hanging Baskets|
|Features: Fall Interest, Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer, Low Maintenance, Deadheading Not Necessary, Pollinator Attractor|
|Brand: Proven Winners|
|Common Name: Superbells® Blackcurrant Punch Calibrachoa|
|Other Name(s): Million Bells®|
|Scientific Name: Calibrachoa hybrid 'BBCAL81801' USPP 30,839, Can PBRAF|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
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Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.