Thanks, Doug & Pen!
Bill R, I'm in Ohio Valley too!
"Bill R" <NO_WEEDS_brosen at iglou.com> wrote in message
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> Pen wrote:
> > I'd like to add that due to all the stress of being in a hanging pot,
> > petunias will attract a fair amount of aphids. If you notice these
> > suckers around stems and under leaves then hose them off with a gentle
> > spray every day or two. After a week of spraying, they should be
> > under control.
>>> I grow MANY Petunias in hanging planters (see my web site)
> and I have never had a problem with aphids on Petunias. In
> fact, I don't believe that I have seen an aphid on a
> Petunia. I wish I could say that about other flowers.
> Bill R. (Ohio Valley, U.S.A)
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