Winter hardy to USDA Zones 10-11 where it is best grown in fertile, organically rich, medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun. In St. Louis, grow plants in pots/containers that are overwintered indoors in bright sunny rooms as houseplants.
|Plant Height||12 inch (30 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||5 inch (13 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Trumpetbush ,Tecoma |
|Maximum Reachable Height ||2.00 to 6.00 feet|
|Flower Colour ||Pink|
|Bloom Time ||Flowers freely|
|Difficulty Level ||easy to grow|
Planting and careTrain a climbing vine cape honeysuckle plant on a trellis or other supporting object using plant ties to support the vines. To maintain the shape of shrubs, prune long or unruly branches back to a side branch or bud with sharp pruning shears. Cut off old, damaged or dead branches at their base and remove them.
This heat-loving group includes several showy shrubs, one of which can be grown as a vine and another as a tree. All feature 2 inches-long, trumpet-shaped flowers in the yellow-orange-red range and leaves divided featherwise into many leaflets. Excellent for attracting butterflies and hummingbirds. Easy to grow in well-drained soil. Take drought but look best with periodic soakings. Remove faded flowers to prolong bloom and lessen production of seedpods. Resist damage from browsing deer.
|Sunlight ||Full sun|
|Soil ||well-drained soil |
|Temperature ||20 C to 30C|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Tecoma special feature
Popular plants in southern Florida and California where they are often planted as specimens, massed in gardens and shrub borders or planted as informal hedges or screens.
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose
- Its generally kep indoor in living room and in terrac area
Frequently Asked Questions
How to grow Tecoma plant?
You can grow Tecoma plant through seed. consider the following points to propagate the Tecoma plant through seeds.
1. Pot size 5-7 upper diameter inch with a drainage hole. 2. Sunlight- 4-6 hrs of direct or indirect bright light is required. 3. Soil- Soil or potting mixture should be well-drained, fertile and nutrient-rich. 4. Water-Water the plant when 1-2 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch. 5. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season(Spring-Summer). Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com
How to plant Tecoma tree?
You can grow Tecoma plant through seed. consider the following points to propagate the Tecoma plant through seeds. 1.To grow plant in pot, choose a pot having of 7 inch upper diameter and drainage holes. 2.Fill the 1/3 pot with well-drained soil rich in organic content and place the plant in the center of the pot. 3. Fill the remaining pot with same soil. 4. Keep the plant in indirect bright light location for 2-3 days and then gradually move to a location that receives 4-6 hours of direct sunlight. 5. Once the plant is overgrown in current pot, plant it in field. If you are planting purchased plants directly in ground follow the below procedure. 1. Keep the plant in indirect bright light for 3-4 days and gradually move to a location receiving direct sunlight for 4-6 hours a day. 2. Dig a pit twice the size of the bag/pot the current plant is in. 3. Fill the 1/3 of pit with soil rich in organic content, place the plant in center and fill the pit with same soil. 4. Apply water General caring tips Plant should get more than 6 hours of sunlight a day. Water the plant when surface soil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch. Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season(April-May).
Tecoma stans flowering season?
Tecoma stans flowers from March to December,
When to plant Tecoma stans?
You can plant Tecoma stans through out the year except winter season.
How to propagate Tecoma plant?
You can propagate Tecoma plant through seeds.
Sunday, 15 March 2020
VERY nice im so Happy for this plant
Tuesday, 03 March 2020
can I grow absolutely indoor or outdoor? or partly indoor or outdoor?
Sunday, 16 February 2020
It is easiest to grow houseplant.
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