Gold Star™ Esperanza
Tecoma stans 'Lonesp'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||tek-OH-muh stanz|
|Average Size at Maturity||Quickly reaches 6 to 7 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Spring into Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Garden Style||Rustic, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Waterwise, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Profusion of Bright Flowers|
Thrives in average to lean, well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild drought. Apply a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy appearance, prune annually to shape.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 9 - 11