Rare and unusual perennial plants for the Mediterranean climate.


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Iochroma fuchsioides

 

Scientific Name:

Iochroma fuchsioides

Common Name:

 

Deciduous vs. Evergreen

evergreen

Perennial vs. Annual

perennial

Shade vs. Sun

full sun to partial shade

Height x Width
& How Stands

6-8' tall X wide

Flower Color
& Bloom Time

bright orange clusters of tublar blooms in spring and summer

Zone

root hardy to 20 F, leaf hardy to 30 F

Description, Notes

tomato (Solanaceae) family subshrub known for its exotic flower clusters which are frequently visited by hummingbirds; evergreen on the coast, treat as deciduous perennial inland; perfect for tropical gardens or as a unique potted specimen






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Descriptions are based on our experience growing
these plants in both the garden and nursery setting.
Additional information and feedback is encouraged.

All plants are classified under USDA hardiness zones.

 

 

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