Select Page

Mandevilla/Dipladinia

The Dipladenia plant (rocktrumpet) Mandevilla, features bushy downward hanging growth habit, evergreen, good for hanging baskets or on trellis.

Category:

Description

Mandevilla

General Plant Information
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 8 to 20 feet
Plant Spread: 2 to 3 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Other: Some varieties have fragrant blooms
Flower Color: Pink
Red
White
Yellow
Bloom Size: 2″-3″
3″-4″
4″-5″
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Espalier
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Toxicity: Other: Contains milky sap that is toxic if ingested and may cause irritation to those with sensitive skin
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots