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Scarlet Trumpet Vine

Distictis buccinatoria

Pronunciation: DIS-tik-tis buk-si-na-TOR-i-a
SKU #01245
9-11

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OVERVIEW
Description Amazing warm season color display for fences, high walls or arbors. Vigorous grower produces an abundance of blood red trumpet-shaped flowers with yellow throats. Climbs by tendrils. A more cold hardy species that will survive a light freeze. Evergreen.
Light Full sun
Watering Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.
Blooms Summer
Mature Size Fast-growing stems 40 to 50 ft. long.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Evergreen
Special Features Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Fast Growing, Benefits Birds
Growth Rate Fast
Growth Habit Climbing
Flower Attributes Showy Flowers
STYLE
Landscape Use Espalier, Privacy Screen
Flower Color Red
Foliage Color Green
Companion Plants Banana (Ensete); Hibiscus (Hibiscus); Princess Flower (Tibouchina); Plumbage (Plumbago); Passion Vine (Passiflora)
CARE
Care Thrives in most loamy, well-drained soils with consistent moisture. Follow a regular schedule of deep waterings during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer. Provide support such as a trellis or arbor. Prune annually to control size. Protect from temperatures below 25 degrees.

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.