Moonlight Parfait® Mandevilla
Mandevilla x amabilis 'Monite'
|Description||Pink buds open to huge, trumpet-shaped blooms with a rose-like double center that is iridescent under moonlight. Cooler temperatures cause flowers to blush pink. A vigorous vine with glossy, dark green foliage that will climb onto a trellis or arbor, and will drape over fences. A frost-tender evergreen; treat as an annual in cooler regions.|
|Light||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Watering||Keep soil moist, but not soggy.|
|Mature Size||Twining stems quickly reach 15 to 20 ft. long.|
|Special Features||Fast Growing|
|Flower Attributes||Showy Flowers|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Landscape Use||Container, Espalier|
|Design Ideas||A perfect plant to espalier onto flat trellage and fixed to walls. May be trained up and over windows and doors. Drape runners over fences for a mass of foliage and flowers. Train carefully to spiral up posts or columns and spread out onto overhead arbors. A superior potted plant that may be brought indoors for winter. Excellent choice for a tropical look in small courtyards and on decks and patios.|
|Companion Plants||Lantana (Lantana); Hibiscus (Hibiscus); Princess Flower (Tibouchina); Plumbago (Plumbago); Purple Fountain Grass (Pennisetum)|
|Care||Provide enriched, moist, slightly acidic, well-drained soil. During the warm season, water regularly but do not over water during bloom period; leaves will drop if too dry. Water sparingly in winter to avoid cold, wet soil. Apply fertilizer in spring. Prune annually to control size. Provide support such as a trellis or arbor.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 10-11
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