- Light Requirement is Part Sun to Sun
- Height 6-12 Inches
- Width 12-24 Inches
- Use as a spiller when using in containers
- Top selling annual for combination hanging baskets!
Oh, sweet Cali! Superbells® Double Orchid Calibrachoa hybrid is a favorite in combination hanging baskets! With long-lasting blooms from spring into fall, this is sure to be a new favorite. It's lovely green foliage is hidden under a confetti of pink ruffled blooms. The lavender-pink flowers have a dainty carnation feel. This calibrachoa is comparatively smaller than a Supertunia bloom but just as prolific. Short in stature, it is 6 to 12 inches in height and spreads up to 24 inches in length. This plant has more of a mounding and trailing habit that typically works well with containers.
It is easy to see why Calibrachoa Superbells is a real winner! It is a continuous bloomer and no deadheading is needed. Native to South America, Calibrachoa tolerates the heat fairly well. This plant is typically used in container planting as a spiller. Try mixing and matching different pastel Calibrachoa combinations to make the perfect Mother’s day or Easter hanging basket.
Superbells® Double Orchid Calibrachoa Care
With little maintenance, Calibrachoa Superbells thrives in part sun to full sun. This plant has average soil and water needs. Use a rich aerated soil that will dry out between watering. Proper watering is key for the best outcome. Fertilize with a slow release fertilizer or fertilize every 2 weeks if using a water-soluble fertilizer in containers. Trim or pinch back tips anytime to promote branching and vigor.
Calibrachoa is an annual and annuals typically focus all of their energy to bloom. Once frost hits, this plant will not survive outdoors in zones lower than 9. Overwintering indoors is not recommended and typically these plants are replaced outdoors in the springtime.
Superbells® Double Orchid Calibrachoa Spacing
Always space plants 8 to 12 inches apart when planting in the landscape or containers. Typically the smallest container recommended for calibrachoas is a 12-inch pot or hanging basket.
Superbells® Double Orchid Calibrachoa Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 9-11|
|Flower Color(s): Pink|
|Flower Description: Lavender Pink|
|Bloom Period: Planting To Hard Frost|
|Foliage Color(s) Green|
|Light Exposure: Part Sun to Sun|
|Height Class: Short|
|Height: 6-12 Inches|
|Spread: 12-24 Inches|
|Spacing: 8-12 Inches|
|Habit: Mounding, Trailing|
|Drought Tolerant: No|
|Container Role: Spiller|
|Use Types: Container|
|Features: Fall Interest, Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer, Low Maintenance, Deadheading Not Necessary|
|Scientific Name: Calibrachoa hybrid 'KLECA14275' US Utility 7,786,342|
|Common Name: Superbells® Double Orchid Calibrachoa|
|Plant Type: Annual|
|Brand: Proven Winners|
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- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
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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.
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