Pink Trumpet Tree (Tabebuia heterophylla)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 20 to 50 feet
Plant Spread: 15 to 25 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Semi-evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Other: Hard brown elongated pods, 3 to 8 inches long; do not attract wildlife.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
White
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Street Tree
Patio/Ornamental/Small Tree
Uses: Shade Tree
Flowering Tree
Useful for timber production
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Tabebuias by Dutchlady1 Feb 17, 2016 4:12 AM 5
What's in your Florida Garden? by dyzzypyxxy Oct 18, 2014 5:16 PM 1,574
Blooming tall shrub from Brazil.. by bonitin Dec 4, 2011 11:29 AM 3

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