|Description||A lush, tropical vine with neon yellow, trumpet-like flowers. Showy fill for containers or trained vertically on a trellis or arbor. A vine-like shrub when young, it can be maintained as a shrub with light pruning, or be allowed to develop into a moderate-sized vine. Evergreen.|
|Watering||Keep soil consistently moist but not soggy.|
|Blooms||All year in mild areas; heaviest summer, fall|
|Mature Size||Moderate growing; twining stems climb 8 ft. tall, with support.|
|Special Features||Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Fast Growing|
|Flower Attributes||Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Container, Espalier, Poolside, Privacy Screen|
|Companion Plants||Elephant Ear (Colocasia); Crossvine (Bignonia); Cordyline (Cordyline); Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia); Banana (Ensete)|
|Care||Easy to grow in average to poor, well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, prefers regular water but tolerates mild drought. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer. Provide support such as a trellis or arbor. Prune annually to control shape.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 10-11
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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.