Black Eyed Susan Vine (Thunbergia Alata) 12 seeds (#2216)
About the product
Annual, climbing plant with heart-shaped leaves and twisting stems up to 2-3 m in length.
Orange flat flowers with dark brown eyes appear abundantly from June to October.
An excellent plant for pergolas, bars, fences and balconies.
Plants planted in boxes in autumn, bloom in a bright room also in winter. It grows well in a sunny place on well-drained soil, rich in lime.
Approximately 12 seeds in 0,5g packet.
Genus - Thunbergia
Species - Alata
Common name - Black Eyed Susan Vine
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 3 - 10
Height - 2 - 3 m
Spread - 0,40 -0,50 m
Plant type - Annual or perennial Vine
Exposure - Full Sun
Growth rate - Fast
Soil PH - Neutral, Alkaline (pH 6-8)
Soil type - Fertile, well drained
Water requirements - Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Landscape uses - Suitable for growing indoors. For beds, borders, container. Specimen Plant. Suitable as Annual
Bloom season - Repeat blooms May through Fall
Leaf / Flower color - Green / Yellow to Orange
Start seed from March to May inside, or about 6 - 8 weeks before your last frost date. Also can be sown directly outdoors after danger of frost.
Soak the seeds in water for a day or two, before planting.
Sow in 3-4 mm deep. Keep moist.