Sparklette™ Tecoma

Sparklette™ Tecoma

Tecoma stans PPAF

A compact plant at 2 to 3 feet tall and wide. Showy clusters of yellow-petalled, maroon-throated tubular flowers spring through fall. Hardy, drought-resistant and is able to withstand colder temperatures.

Bloom/Feature

Showy clusters of yellow blooms with maroon throats spring through fall

Plant Type

Preview

USDA Zones

10, 11

Zone Detail

20°F to 30°F

Key Features

Attracts Birds / Butterflies, Compact Habit, Cut Flowers, Disease / Pest Resistance, Dwarf, Easy Care, Heat Tolerance, Longer Blooming, Reblooming, Returns Year After Year, Tolerates Clay Soil

Flowering Season

Spring

Use

Accent, Border, Container, Mass Planting

Exposure

Full Sun

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Well-drained garden soil with rich organic matter

Fertilizer

Feed throughout growing season

Dimensions

2–3' H x 2–3' W

Pruning

Shape as needed

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in full sun
  • dig hole 3X the width of pot,
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants