Show Me Plants & Seeds That Grow In My Area
Edit Settings
"Guaranteed To Grow" Filter

Enter your zip code to see plants that will work in YOUR garden. No more guesswork!

Zone
Guaranteed To Grow Lookup Map

Enter your zip code to see plants that will work in YOUR garden. No more guesswork!

Hide Filter Zone Info

Filtering By:

Zone

Filter is:

ON

Edit Settings

USDA Plant Hardiness Zones

To help gardeners understand which plants will grow well for them, the entire USA has been segmented into ‘Plant Hardiness Zones’. Knowing your zone number is helpful when shopping for plants because:

  • Cold-area gardeners can avoid buying plants that simply won’t survive their lowest winter temperatures.
  • Warm-area gardeners can steer clear of plants that need a period of cold weather in order to bloom again.
Find your Plant Hardiness Zone here.

Wild Petunia Seeds

Purple Wild Petunia Seeds, Ruellia humilis, Wild Petunia
$3.95
per Packet
Shipping:
Most orders ship within 48 hours or less. Learn More…

Lovely, lavender blooms are funnel-shaped and bring colorful elegance to the summer garden. Wild Petunias drop their seed and spread quickly, returning year after year. Perennial.

Zones 4 - 8
Advantages
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Hummingbirds & Butterflies
Hummingbirds & Butterflies
Easy to Grow
Easy to Grow
Native
Native
Extended Blooms
Extended Blooms
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Full Sun
Half Sun / Half Shade
Half Sun / Half Shade
Mature Plant Size 12-24" tall
Bloom Time Early to late summer
Size Packet
SKU RUHUP

Plant Information

If you are looking for a bright, quick-spreader, Wild Petunia is the wildflower for you! Its lovely lavender blooms return each year and can get somewhat aggressive, so make sure to plant somewhere you’d like a field full of purple blooms!
SKU RUHUP
Common Name Wild Petunia
Botanical Name Ruellia humilis
Seed Life Cycle Perennials
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Flower Color Purple
Mature Height 12-24" tall
Bloom Time Early to late summer
Ships As Seed
Seeds Per Packet 50
Soil Moisture Dry, Average, Well Draining
Soil Type Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Drought/Dry Soil
Native To North America
Native To Central and Eastern United States
Native Yes
Ideal Region Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest, West, Pacific Northwest
Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Advantages Deer Resistant, Hummingbirds & Butterflies, Easy to Grow, Native, Extended Blooms
Is It Storable? Yes - You can store your seed in any cool (not freezing) dry place that is not subject to extreme temperature variations.
Non-GMO Yes
Neonicotinoid-Free Yes - Learn More
Ships to Hawaii, Alaska & Canada Yes

Shipping

Most orders ship within 48 hours or less.

As soon as your order is placed you will receive a confirmation email. You will receive a second email the day your order ships telling you how it has been sent. Orders for in-season products ship within 48 hours or less. Depending upon your order date, we may hold your shipment to combine it with other products on your order, if applicable. See our shipping information page for approximate ship dates and more detailed information. If you need express shipping or have any questions, please call Customer Service toll-free at (877) 309-7333 or contact us by email.

View Shipping Rate Chart

Reviewsby PowerReviews

Q & A

Plant With These:

USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.

  • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
  • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

Find Your Planting Zone:

Enter your Zip Code to find your USDA Planting Zone

You are using an out-of-date browser.

You will still be able to shop AmericanMeadows.com, but some functionality may not work unless you update to a modern browser. Update My Browser

×

Please wait...

Item added to your cart

has been added to your cart.

Continue shopping or View cart & checkout