QuickTip Tuesday: Prolonging Petunias

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Did you know that petunias will bloom all summer long? They will if you “deadhead” them. This means pulling off the wilted blooms. If you continue to pull off the blooms as they get sad, the flowers will bloom again and again. If you let this go, the blooms will disappear and the plant will start to put off seeds. Once the plant is putting off seeds, the blooming season is over.

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