- Light Requirement is Part Sun to Sun
- Height 6-12 Inches
- Width 12-24 Inches
- Use as a spiller when using in containers
- Growing in hanging baskets & planters!
Calibrachoa Superbells Pomegranate Punch (Calibrachoa hybrid) has beautiful deep velvet red flowers with black centers. They bloom from planting to hard frost without having to be deadheaded. Calibrachoa Superbells Pomegranate Punch are heat resistant and resistant against diseases.
The ancestors of Calibrachoa Superbells Pomegranate Punch were perennials found in southeastern South America, Mexico, and the southwestern U.S. Calibrachoa has naturalized over much of the United States. Hummingbirds and butterflies are attracted to Calibrachoa Superbells Pomegranate Punch. While this plant is not characterized as deer resistant, deer tend to leave it alone. The plant grows well in hanging baskets or containers but does not grow well in the landscape unless it has very good drainage.
Superbells® Pomegranate Punch Calibrachoa Care
Calibrachoa Superbells Pomegranate Punch do best if fertilized regularly with a water-soluble fertilizer. They are very picky about watering. If the soil is too moist, they get root rot and die. Let the soil on top of their container dry out between watering. Calibrachoa Superbells Pomegranate Punch prefers full sun but will grow in part sun. This plant requires super good soil drainage. If planting in a landscape, a raised bed is the best bet.
Calibrachoa Superbells Pomegranate Punch are both mounding and trailing, so work well in mixed containers as the spiller. It doesn’t survive the winter in most of the United States, so is often treated as an annual. However, if you bring the container or hanging basket in for the winter, it is possible to keep it alive until the spring, when it can go out again.
Superbells® Pomegranate Punch Calibrachoa Spacing
Calibrachoa Superbells Pomegranate Punch is considered short at 6-12 inches tall, but it will trail up to 24 inches long. Depending on the size of the container, it can spread 12-24 inches wide. Calibrachoa Superbells Pomegranate Punch does not seem to mind being a bit crowded, so you only need to space them from 8-12 inches apart.
Superbells® Pomegranate Punch Calibrachoa Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 9-11|
|Flower Color(s): Red|
|Flower Description: Deep Velvet Red with a Black Center|
|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, Deadheading Not Necessary, Pollinator Attractor|
|Scientific Name: Calibrachoa hybrid 'USCAL08501' USPP 24,503, Can 4,915|
|Common Name: Superbells® Pomegranate Punch Calibrachoa|
|Plant Type: Annual|
|Brand: Proven Winners|
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