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|1||Mandevilla (Pink) - Plant|
|2||5 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
Mandevilla is a genus of tropical and subtropical flowering vines belonging to the family Apocynaceae. Its beautiful showy bright pink blossoms and shiny green leaves brighten up your garden outdoors or sunny spots. Mandevilla develops spectacular, often fragrant flowers in warm climates.
The flowers come in a variety of colors, including white, pink, yellow, and red which are attractive to hummingbirds and butterflies.
|Plant Height||18 inch (46 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||5 inch (13 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Dipladenia, Brazilian jasmine, Mandevilla.|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||up to 6 meters.|
|Flower Colour ||Pink color.|
|Bloom Time ||Summer.|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to Grow.|
Planting and care
At least five to six hours of sunlight a day is ideal for flowering and plant grow well in bright direct natural light. Soil The soil should be well drained and rich in organic content for growing Mandevilla plant. Watering Water the plant when the top soil (1-2 inch) in pot feels dry to touch. Do not overwater the plant. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season. Application of Fertilizer During the main growing season (August-December) 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. Plant Protection Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and discard them away from the plants. For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment. Don'ts Do not overwater the plant. Avoid applying water on flowers and leaves it may cause fungus infection.
Refer our Garden Guide for detailed procedures and meanings of words related to gardening.
Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location: Check the moisture in the soil before watering it. Water when the topsoil (1-2 inch) feels dry to touch. Keep the plant in direct bright light. Do not re-pot for min. 2 weeks after receiving it. Key requirements to keep plant healthy:
|Sunlight ||bright direct natural light.|
|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.|
|Soil ||Well draining and nutrient-rich.|
|Temperature ||25-40 degrees Celcius.|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer.
Mandevilla special feature
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose and become a popular patio plant and add a tropical flair to any landscape
Frequently Asked Questions
Can Mandevilla grow indoors?
Yes, you can grow Mandevilla indoors wherever morning sunlight of 3-6 hours a day is available is ideal for flowering and plant grow well in bright light for rest of the day.
Does Mandevilla climb?
Yes, Mandevilla climb because it is a vine.
Does Mandevilla attract butterflies?
Yes, Mandevilla attracts butterflies for pollination.
Does mandevilla have thorns?
No, Mandevilla doesn't have thorns.
Can Mandevilla survive winter?
Yes, Mandevillla will survive in winter but it will go into dormancy, in severe cold condition take the plant inside to save it from cold winter.
Does Mandevilla attract hummingbirds?
Yes, Mandevilla can attract Hummingbirds for pollination purpose.
Does Mandevilla die in the winter?
No, it will not die in winter in Indian climatic condition. In case of severe cold condition(below 10 degree Celsius) keep the plant indoor to save it from extreme cold climate condition.
Is Mandevilla fast-growing?
Yes, it is a fast growing vine specially in spring and summer.
Can Mandevilla survive the frost?
No, Mandevilla can't survive frost so better to keep it indoor in such critical condition.
Is Mandevilla perennial?
Yes, Mandevilla is a perennial vine.
Can Mandevilla grow in shade?
Make sure that it is getting at least 3-6 hours sunlight and natural bright light for rest of the day. Mandevilla can not grow in only shade.
Do Mandevilla grow from cuttings?
Yes, Mandevilla is very easy to grow from cuttings, you can dip the Mandevilla cuttings in rooting hormone and then stick them in a sandy peat mix. Place the Mandevilla cuttings in a somewhat shady area and keep them warm, moist, and humid it will start rooting after 10-12 days.
Do Mandevilla need full sun?
Morning sunlight of 3-6 hours a day is ideal for flowering and plant grow well in natural bright light for rest of the day.
Is Mandevilla a vine?
Yes, Mandevilla is a perennial vine.
Can Mandevilla grow in pots?
Yes, you can grow Mandevilla in minimum 7-10 inch size of pot, also it depends on size of the plant.
Sunday, 15 March 2020
Have never ordered plants on line before but want to tell you how absolutely thrilled I am with the plants.
Monday, 02 March 2020
Good for the price paid
Saturday, 23 November 2019
Keep it away from harsh direct sunlight to prevent leaf burn.
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