Petunias for our patio

We shopped at Home Depot again. This time, we bought three pots of petunias for our patio.

These are nice looking, as there are various colors in each pot.

Let’s see how long these petunias last.

A month or so ago, we bought three pots of New Guinea Impatiens. They wilted on the white bench, because the sunlight was too intense. I moved them to a shady spot along the fence, and they are doing much better:

I find that flowers in general are thirsty plants. Daily watering is good for them.

19 Responses to “Petunias for our patio”

  1. DavidH Says:

    You have surrounded your self with so much beauty- both indoors and outdoors. You are truly blessed.

  2. Valerie-Jael Says:

    I always love petunias, especially with mixed colours
    Enjoy your weekend, Valerie

  3. tomthebackroadstraveller Says:

    …yep, your New Guinea Impatiens need some shade, the petunias LOVE sun.

  4. marmeladegypsy Says:

    Those are fabulous, Gigi. I love them all!

  5. AC Says:

    Petunias are one plant that usually do well for us, at least in some beds some of the time.

  6. Martha Says:

    So pretty!

  7. dkzody Says:

    Our soil is not real good for flowers, bushes and trees do well, but not flowers, so I have been buying pots of flowers and moving them around the yards. Yes, pots must be watered daily in our hot climate.

  8. MarkD60 Says:

    My street is named Petunia!

  9. Olga Says:

    The color really makes the yard look happy.

  10. Christine Says:

    Lovely and lots of watering for sure!

  11. DeniseinVA Says:

    Beautiful flowers šŸ™‚ I’m going shopping for some this coming week.

  12. Elephant's Child Says:

    You are so very right about plants in pots being thirsty. And fussy about the amount of light they receive. Your petunias look lovely.

  13. wisewebwoman Says:

    Nice petunias, the harbingers of summer here, we have later summers.


  14. Grannie Annie Says:

    Beautiful petunias. I am guessing they will last a long time with your love and care.

  15. DJan Says:

    Petunias are my new favorite flower: easy to grow and long lasting, if they get enough water and nutrients. šŸ™‚

  16. Kay G. Says:

    Oh yes, indeed! You must water plants in pots. Our summers in Georgia requires a lot of water! Lovely flowers. xx

  17. Nancy Chan Says:

    Our weather is not suitable for petunias. I had a few pots but after a while, they all died.

  18. Iris Empereur Says:

    Beautiful! Still too cold for flowers here, so… even nicer to see yours!

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