Taxon: Petunia ×atkinsiana (Sweet) D. Don ex W. H. Baxter

Genus: Petunia
Family: Solanaceae
Subfamily: Petunioideae
Nomen number: 462920
Place of publication: J. C. Loudon, Hort. brit. ed. 3:655. 1839
Link to protologue:
Comment: [= P. axillaris × P. integrifolia]
Name Verified on: 04-Apr-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 31 in National Plant Germplasm System


Common names:

  • common garden petunia  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • garden petunia  (Source: AH 505) - English
  • petunia  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • Garten-Petunie  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard, as P. ×hybrida; Hortus 3, as P. ×hybrida)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (only cult.)


  1. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)

Check other web resources for Petunia ×atkinsiana (Sweet) D. Don ex W. H. Baxter :

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 21 May 2018.