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Thunbergia alata 'Blushing Susie' ™

Thunbergia alata 'Blushing Susie' ™
Thunbergia alata 'Blushing Susie' ™
Short code: 7359
Height: 150cm/60"
Description: Unique predominately red shaded flowers with contrasting black eyes. Vigorous climber ideal for pot and container sales. Will scramble as a ground cover plant.
Final garden height: 150cm (5 feet). Common name: Black-eyed Susan
Sowing/Growing information
Sowing Sow on to a moist seed sowing compost in a 144 cell plug tray or similar size unit cover with 10mm of vermiculite and propagate at 20C. Germination should take place after 7-10 days. Alternatively sow direct into the final pot or pack for sale putting 4 or 5 seeds per pot into a 9 cm pot and 2 seeds per cell into a 6 pack.
Growing Continue to grow the seedlings on at 15C until they are established and fill the tray. Transfer to a 12 pack, 6 pack or 9cm pot and continue to grow on at 10 to 15C. Early February sowings will result in flowering plants for sale in late April / May. Later sowings made in April can be potted on into 1 litre pots for sales of more established flowering plants in late June.
Flowering Period July to frost
Hardiness Half Hardy Annual
Cropping 10-Jul
Product Seeds
Genus Thunbergia
Variety Blushing Susie
Climbers YES
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