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Thunbergia coccinea

Thunbergia coccinea

Thunbergia coccinea - Scarlet Clock Vine 06 by Vinayaraj (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

9m

Max

4m

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Thunbergia coccinea

Thunbergia coccinea Overview

This is an evergreen, perennial twining climber. The leaves are narrowly elliptic, toothed, dark green and about 20cm. The flowers are tubular and orange-red and are borne in pendent racemes in late winter to early spring.

Common problems with Thunbergia coccinea

How to propagate Thunbergia coccinea

Cuttings

You can propagate from seeds in spring and cuttings in summer.

Seed

Other uses of Thunbergia coccinea

Grown for their flowers.