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Mandevilla x amoena 'Aloha Regal Ruby' (Mandevilla)

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Plant description

mandevilla aloha regal ruby

Mandevilla Aloha Regal Ruby is a vigorous climbing perennial with lovely intense ruby red trumpet shaped flowers and lush green foliage. It flowers from spring to autumn.

Mandevillas grow best in a sunny spot with well drained soil. Water logging will likely cause rotting of the tuberous roots. Regular feeding in the warmer months will ensure good flowering. Though they are climbing plants, they are not overly aggressive or invasive, so are easy to control.

 

Additional plant information

Flowers

Flower colour: Red
Flowering season: spring summer

Plant size

Maximum height: 2 metres
Minimum height: 1.5 metres

Maximum width: not specified
Minimum width: not specified

Sunlight, frost & salt tolerance

Sunlight tolerance for this plant is not specified.
Light frost tolerance.
Plant is not salt tolerant.

Fauna attracting?

Yes. Attracts: Bees, butterflies.

Climate

This plant species will grow in the following climates: temperate, subtropical, tropical.

Soil types & conditions

Loam: moist, well-drained.

Clay: moist, well-drained.

Sand: moist.

Soil pH: 5.5-6.5

Diseases

Powdery mildew, root rots

Pests

Aphids, scale, mealy bug, spider mites

Miscellaneous information

Planting season: All.

Types of fertiliser: Good general purpose fertiliser applied through the warmer months.

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