Thunbergia Mysorensis, Mysore Trumpet Vine - Plant

A rare and exotic beauty, Thunbergia mysorensis is an enthusiastic climber that can easily cover a large trellis or pergola.
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1Thunbergia Mysorensis, Mysore Trumpet Vine - Plant
26 inch (15 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)

About Thunbergia Mysorensis

When trained over a high pergola and bloomimg, it is truly a magnificent spectacle with countless pendulous flower clusters hanging on long chain-like spikes like a drapery, providing sheer delight, seemingly everyday of the year as the flowers are so long-lasting. It is woody-stemmed, evergreen plant.

It produces numerous clusters of showy bi-coloured reddish brown and yellow blossoms, almost year round in favourable growing conditions. It is considered to be the prettiest flowering vine in the world as acclaimed in the book, Vines of the World.

Plant Specifications

*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Clock Vine, Slipper of Lady, Shoes of Dolls, Mysore Clock Vine
Maximum Reachable Height often reaches 20 feet
Flower Colour Bicolored - yellow and rust red
Bloom Time All year round
Difficulty Level Medium

Planting and care

Encourage bushiness by tip pinching during formative years. Require regular pruning to keep it within control as it can be quite unruly with its haphazard branching, as well as to promote more blooms.

Thunbergia Mysorensis care

This vine is shy of seeding and has to be propagated by layering. Environment should be sunny.

Sunlight Full sun to light shade
Watering Water moderately and regularly, keeping it evenly moist. More water during hot seasons and less in cooler clime
Soil Moderately fertile humus soil with a mix of sand and should be well-drained.
Temperature 22t o 23 degrees C
Fertilizer Feed fortnightly or monthly with a flowering fertilizer to boost flowering.

Thunbergia Mysorensis special feature

The plant is a popular garden item because of its attractiveness to hummingbirds.

Thunbergia Mysorensis uses

Ornamental Use:

  • Grow it to cover and decorate garden fences, trellises, arbors and arches
  • An ideal landscape flowering vine that can be grown on ground or containers for added interest

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 and free-flowering vine.

When to plant Thunbergia seeds?

You can plant Thunbergia seeds during the 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 the monsoons season.

How to care for Thunbergia plant?

Make sure your plant is getting enough amount of direct 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.


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