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Murphy, NC
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Question by jfrick8
September 7, 2002
I purchased a plant while in Atlanta and it is grown alot in the south. Looks like a trumpet plants but pink and likes to climb. It has larger leaves than the trumpet plants and I thought it was a mediallion lily - any idea.


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Answer from NGA
September 7, 2002
I think you might have purchased a mandevilla vine, this would match your description and it is a gorgeous plant. Unlike the trumpet vine (Campsis radicans) this plant does not tolerate cold and should be brought indoors for the winter before temperatures drop into the low fifties.

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