Thunbergia grandiflora is also called Blue Skyvine Blue Skyflowerand Bengal Clock Vine. This amazing vine produces ropes of the most beautiful and vibrant flowers you have ever seen.
It is hardy in Zones 8-11.
Clock vine thunbergia grandiflora. Common names include Bengal clockvine Bengal trumpet blue skyflower blue thunbergia blue trumpetvine clockvine skyflower and skyvine. Long-term health usually not affected by pests Use and Management Sky Flower has a very rampant growth habit and is great for the quick covering of arbors trellises and fences. Thunbergia grandiflora Blue Trumpet Vine is a vigorous twining evergreen vine often grown as an annual with large heart-shaped bright green leaves 4-8 in.
This shrub has small ovate leaves with entire margins borne opposite on thin brown stems. They thrive in sun and evenly moist soil. Plants may grow to about 20 metres in height and have a long root system with a.
Blue skyflower skyflower Bengali clock vine Bengali trumpet blue trumpet vine and sky vine. The vines climb up the nearest support providing vertical color and. Product description These seeds are from Thunbergia grandiflora Blue also known as Bengal Trumpet Bengal Clock Vine Blue Trumpet Vine and Large-flowered Thunbergia.
From a distance this twining flowering vine looks like a morning glory and even up close the flowers are quite similar. Clock Vine Thunbergia battiscombei Bring the tropics of Africa to any bright exposure with this excellent container plant. Another common species of Thunbergia is the Thunbergia Grandiflora.
Coloration of their bloom varies widely from the golden-hued black-eyed susan thunbergia to the blue thunbergia grandiflora. Browse pictures and read growth cultivation information about Thunbergia Bengal Clock Vine White Sky Vine Thunbergia grandiflora Alba supplied by member gardeners in the PlantFiles database. Across 7 cm adorned with pale yellow or white throats.
The large trumpet shaped flowers appear in clusters spring fall and winter if protected from the freeze. It has quite a few names that it is known by. The Bengal Clock Vine has been called by some the most beautiful vine in the world.
It grows to 15-30 long in frost free areas. Thunbergia grandiflora commonly called blue trumpet vine clock vine sky vine or sky flower is a woody-stemmed evergreen tropical twining climber. Thunbergia grandiflora is an evergreen vine in the family Acanthaceae.
Thunbergia grandiflora — Bengal Clock Vine Pa ge 3 October 1999 Pest resistance. Thunbergia gregorii Perennial vine. From a distance this twining flowering vine looks like a morning glory and even up close the flowers are quite similar.
This vine is fast growing in the south and a beautiful addition to the garden. Alba have pure white flowers. Long 10-20 cm and attractive trumpet-shaped lavender-blue flowers 3 in.
It is native to China India Nepal Indochina and Burma and widely naturalised elsewhere. It is fast growing and is covered with sky blue flowers in the fall. There is also a white flowering variety.
Thunbergia commonly known as clock vine or black-eyed Susan vine produces orange and yellow flowers with dark central eyes. Thunbergia grandiflora is a twining flowering perennial vine with leathery elongated heart shaped leaves and flowers in colors of sky blue to light violet. Fact Sheet FPS-578 October 1999 Thunbergia erecta1 Edward F.
The curious name clock vine comes from the fact that it twines around a support in a clockwise direction. Thunbergia chinensis Thunbergia cordifolia Thunbergia malvifolia The Bengal Clock Vine has been called by some the most beautiful vine in the world. A vine by nature but if given regular prunings it will maintain a bushy structure.
It can be successfully used as a screen or container plant and is. The purple flowers have a. This vine is native to Southeastern Asia and more precisely to India.
Thunbergia is a family of tender perennial flowering shrubs and climbing vines. It bears wide flowers that are generally sky-blue or lavender-blue. Gilman2 Introduction Thunbergia erecta is a vigorous woody shrub from Tropical Africa that grows to about 6-feet-tall and wide Fig.
Browse pictures and read growth cultivation information about Thunbergia Species Bengal Clock Vine Blue Sky Vine Thunbergia grandiflora supplied by member gardeners in the PlantFiles database. It is native to India. Grow as summer annual outside Tropical South.
In North Texas this tropical vine will usually will come back from the roots after a freeze. And depending on the varietal and growing climate bloom from early summer through late fall. Sky Vine Growing Sky vine Thunbergia grandiflora also commonly referred to as clock vine a member of the tropical Acanthaceae family and is an evergreen in frost free climates where it also produces fruits but growth slows or stops in cool temperatures.
As the alternative names hint this species births Thunbergia flowers whose soft-blue colors almost resemble that of the sky. The 2 exotic yellow-throated violet-blue flowers emerge on arching stems in continuous succession throughout the year. When grown as an annual it grows to 6-8 long in a single season.
Thunbergia grandiflora is also known as Bengal trumpet sky flower or Bengal clock vine.