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Pink Parfait® Mandevilla

Mandevilla x amabilis 'Rita Marie Green'

This showy twining tropical vine with glossy green foliage displays unusual, vibrant pink, trumpet-like, double flowers. Each sensational flower lasts for several days. A lovely choice for a trellis or arbor. Evergreen in frost-free regions; treat as a summer annual in cooler regions.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Keep soil moist, but not soggy.


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Botanical Pronunciationman-de-VIL-le-a a-MAB-a-lis
LoreMandevilla vines have long been used in the deep south for patio gardens in humid climates.
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing, twining stems reach 15 to 20 ft. long.
Bloom TimeSummer
Design IdeasThe queen of tropical vines is the perfect plant to espalier onto creative flat treillage fixed to walls. Well sized for urban courtyards, entry gardens and open atriums. May be trained up and over both windows and doors on wire guides. Drape runners over fences for a waterfall of foliage and flowers. Train carefully to spiral up posts or columns of porch or shade structure. A superior potted plant that may be brought indoors for winter.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Tropical
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseContainer, Espalier
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsKeep soil moist, but not soggy.
Companion PlantsLantana (Lantana); Hibiscus (Hibiscus); Princess Flower (Tibouchina); Plumbago (Plumbago); Purple Fountain Grass (Pennisetum)

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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