Mandevilla (Mandevilla sanderi Sun Parasol® Crimson)

Trade name information:
Series: Sun Parasol®
Trade Name: Crimson
Cultivar name: 'Sun Parasol Crimson'
Botanical names:
Mandevilla sanderi Accepted
Dipladenia sanderi Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Wet 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 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 24 inches
Plant Spread: 14 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon


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Posted by plantladylin (Florida Zone 9b, 10a) on Sep 13, 2011 5:28 PM

Mandevilla is a fast growing evergreen vine reaching heights of 8'. It needs a trellis or support for clinging/climbing. Mandevilla blooms from spring to fall.

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