Cape Town™ Orange Tecomaria

Tecomaria 'DWOR001' PPAF

Brightly colored orange blooms from spring through fall bring a hot, tropical glow to the landscape with this improved series of cape honeysuckle. Bushy and compact habit for sunny areas.

Bloom/Feature

Brightly colored flowers continuously until frost

Plant Type

Preview

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

USDA Zones

8, 9, 10, 11

Zone Detail

10°F to 20°F

Key Features

Attracts Birds / Butterflies, Compact Habit, Cut Flowers, Heat Tolerance, Reblooming

Flowering Season

Summer to Fall

Use

Accent, Border, Container, Mass Planting

Exposure

Full Sun

Water

Low

Soil Type

Moist well-drained clay soil

Fertilizer

Monthly in gardens; bi-monthly in containers

Dimensions

4' H x 3' W

Pruning

Not required; dead-heading promotes new growth

Planting Instructions

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