Thunbergia Sunny Susy® Red Orange(S)





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Crop
THUNBERGIA alata

Family
Acanthaceae

Description
Flowering and structure plant - frost tender,
fast growing, evergreen twining climbers,
needs support, long bloomers, showy flowers
mainly from spring to autumn, easy to grow

Suitability
Ideal for hanging baskets, good screen, cover
fences, arches, pillars and trellises, window
boxes, large containers shaped as pyramid
for patio and decks

Hanging basket (10"-12"/25cm-30cm)
Pots (6"-12"/15cm-30cm)
Trials over walls
Pyramids
arces and fences

Availability
All Year

Growth Habit
Trailing
Twining climber

Growth Regulators
none

Foliage Color
Green

Foliage Description
Arrow shaped

Flower Color
Dark orange-red

Flower Color Description
dark orange-red, dark center with dark fading lines

Height
12"(30cm)

Exposure Req.
Sunny areas and partial shade

Soil
Moist but well drained soil

Hardiness
Frost tender (min 41-45°F/ 5-7°C)

US Zone
9-10

Rooting Time
4 weeks

Rooting Procedure
cuttings must be sticked on arrival
Rooting tables are heated to 70°F/21°C
Spray the tables from above, for 15-20 seconds every 20 minute, from 08:30 to 16:30
do not cover them with plastic

Rooted Cuttings Per Pot
1 cutting for small size pots (6"/15cm)
2 cuttings for big size pots (8"-12"/20cm-30cm)
3 cuttings for hanging basket (8"-10"/20cm-25cm)

Pinching
1-2 for shaping