PlantsClerodendrumClerodendrum poggei

Botanical names:
Clerodendrum poggei Accepted
Clerodendrum speciosum Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 12 to 18 feet
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Other: Red with lavender bract
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Espalier
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Location: Rio de Janeiro town, BrazilDate: 2013-12-05
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Location: St Petersburg, FloridaDate: 2011-06-12Clerodendrum speciosum
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Location: Rio de Janeiro town, BrazilDate: 2013-12-05
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Location: Paraty town, BrazilDate: 2013-12-31
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Location: Paraty town, BrazilDate: 2014-12-22
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Banner for February 14, 2016 by Fleur569 by Fleur569 Aug 7, 2016 2:39 PM 20
Sorry, made a wrong entry. by bonitin Apr 15, 2014 10:05 AM 2

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