Thunbergia (Any Color) - Plant

Thunbergia erecta is a herbaceous perennial climbing plant species in the genus Thunbergia native to western Africa.
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25 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)

About Thunbergia

This product does not have the flowers at the time of shipping. Afterward, the plant will bloom and it could be of any colored flower. Winter hardy to USDA Zones 10 to 11 where it is best grown in organically rich, fertile, medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height18 inch (46 cm)
Plant Spread 6 inch (15 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Thunbergia erecta, Acanthaceae, Acanthus, Meyenia erecta Mini, Meyenia White
Maximum Reachable Height 15 to 30 feet
Flower Colour Any color
Bloom Time August to September
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

To help conserve water, reduce stress, and encourage healthy growth, apply a 2- to 4-inch layer of chopped and shredded leaves, grass clippings, or shredded bark around the base of your plants. Allow about an inch of space between the mulch and the base stem of the plant.

Thunbergia care

Both can survive in temperate climates if they are planted in a sheltered area. Arabian is a small bush with evergreen leaves. There are many other varieties of plant, of which are best suited for sub-tropical climates. Learning how to grow will add a striking visual and olfactory touch to the garden.

Sunlight Full sun to part shade
Watering Medium
Soil Well-drained soil
Temperature 20 to 30 degrees C
Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer
Harvest Season August to September

Thunbergia special feature

Trellises, arbors, fences or other structures in areas where winter hardy. Hanging baskets and other containers when grown as an annual. Houseplant.

Thunbergia uses

Ornamental Use:

  • The plant is used for ornamental purpose

Frequently Asked Questions

Where to plant Thunbergia alata?

You can plant Thunbergia outdoor where enough amount of natural bright light (morning sunlight 3-4 hrs.) is available

How to plant Thunbergia?

Sunlight Keep the plant outdoor in direct bright light. Protect the plant from the afternoon direct harsh sunlight as it can cause damage to the foliage. Soil The soil should be well-drained and fertile rich in organic content. Watering Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Water when topsoil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season. Application of Fertilizer During the main growing season feed the plant with organic fertilizer once a month. Loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake the nutrients and moisture easily.

What is Thunbergia plant?

Thunbergia alata is a fast-growing, free-flowering vine.

When to plant Thunbergia seeds?

You can plant Thunbergia seeds during winter and monsoons season.

How to sow Thunbergia seeds?

1. Fill the seed-raising tray up to approximately 1/2 inch from the top with moist potting soil. Firm the soil in the container with your fingers. 2. Soak tamarind seeds overnight in warm water to speed up germination. Spread the seeds over the soil in the seed-raising tray. Sprinkle a 1/8-inch layer of soil over the seeds. Lightly tamp the soil with your fingertips so it sits firmly over the seeds. 3. Water the seeds with a spray bottle; aim to keep the soil moist, not soggy. 4. Cover the seed-raising tray with clear plastic wrap or cover to insulate the seeds and to help maintain the soil moisture until the seeds germinate. 5. Place the seed tray in a sunny area. Moisten the soil, as needed, throughout the germination process. Expect the seeds to germinate within approximately one month. 6. Transplant the seedlings to individual pots once their second set of true leaves appear. Plant them outdoors in a sun-filled area at the beginning of summer

When to plant Thunbergia?

You can plant Thunbergia plants during monsoons season.

How to care for Thunbergia plant?

Make sure your plant is getting enough amount of bright sunlight, water it when the upper layer of the soil feels dry to touch. Check the moisture in the soil before watering it, Poke your finger into the soil, if dry then apply water. Do not overwater the plant. This plant doesn’t like to sit in waterlogged soil, so drainage is important to prevent rot. Check the drainage hole to allow excess water to escape. Protect your plant from a cold climate by keeping it in a mildly warm and dry location. Feed it with any organic nitrogen-rich fertilizer once a month.

Where to plant Thunbergia?

You can plant Thunbergia outdoor where enough amount of natural bright light (morning sunlight 3-4 hrs.) is available



Reviews

Monday, 16 March 2020

Is it suitable for office premises with no fresh air space

prince kumar

Sunday, 01 March 2020

I have got a healthy plant with great packageing.Thanks to nurserylive to give me a great satisfaction.

Joshi Prisy

Wednesday, 12 February 2020

Love how cute the plant is..

Mahadevi Reddy
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