Angel Trumpet (Brugmansia 'Isabella') in the Angel's Trumpets Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
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 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 6 to 8 feet or more
Plant Spread: 2 to 4 feet
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Summer
Toxicity: Leaves are poisonous
Other: Seeds are poisonous
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Other: Woody or semi-woody stem cuttings
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

First blooms of the year because of the intense heat and watering

Garden Tours: AlohaHoya, Carol NoelGarden Tours: AlohaHoya, Carol Noel
November 5, 2011

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Plant Events from our members
piksihk On June 14, 2016 Bloomed
piksihk On April 5, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
Cutting rooted
piksihk On July 13, 2015 Obtained plant
Front bed WG?
piksihk On July 13, 2015 Bloomed
This is a white-pink; could be Isabelle
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Unknown Brugmansia by emddvm Oct 2, 2019 4:50 PM 11
Does anyone trade Brugs? by JLeeLA Apr 14, 2017 8:23 PM 5
5 star line-up by papa Sep 20, 2016 2:50 PM 12
Day and Night, Isabella by Bubbles Sep 21, 2016 12:10 PM 6
Isabella by papa Jun 11, 2016 1:09 AM 19
After Irene and before O'l Man Winter by GordonHawk Feb 11, 2012 10:37 PM 244
Blooms and Chat by gone2seed Sep 20, 2019 7:35 PM 2,451
Brug Chat by Ridesredmule May 19, 2010 7:00 AM 967
New Brug year by Ridesredmule Oct 4, 2011 2:17 PM 448
Talking about Brugs ! Picture Contest by Ridesredmule May 3, 2010 10:57 AM 73
What's in bloom right now..... by xeriscape8321 Jul 5, 2010 10:32 AM 134

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