Rare and unusual perennial plants for the Mediterranean climate.


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Iochroma grandiflora

 

Scientific Name:

Iochroma grandiflora

Common Name:

 

Deciduous vs. Evergreen

evergreen

Perennial vs. Annual

perennial

Shade vs. Sun

full sun to partial shade

Height x Width
& How Stands

to 15' tall

Flower Color
& Bloom Time

pendant clusters of large (to 4") light purple tubular flowers all year around

Zone

root hardy to 20 F, leaf hardy to 30 F

Description, Notes

tomato (Solanaceae) family shrub or small tree (depending on pruning) known for its large tubular blossoms which open widely at the tips; trim regularly for a compact subshrub; attracts hummingbirds; rare and exotic; a true 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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