Bush Clock Vine


THUNBERGIA ERECTA


King's Mantle
An upright shrub with dark green leaves and an abundant display of trumpet shaped
purple flowers with yellow throats.

FAMILY : Acanthaceae
ORIGIN : Tropical America
SIZE : up to 6'
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS : full sun/bright shade
WATER REQUIREMENTS : average
MIN. TEMP. : mid 30's
FLOWER : throughout the year

Info Source: http://www.rareflora.com/





18 comments:

  1. Wonderful photo with beautiful colours!

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  2. Is it belonged to George Bush?

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  3. Wow...that is a beautiful flower with such a vibrant coloring.

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  4. Very pretty! I have not seen that shrub before.
    Beth

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  5. This is one of my favorite colors. Beautiful capture!

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  6. I want one!!! that is beautiful!!!
    Thanks for linking in this week...I love seeing your gardens!!!

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  7. P.s. I am a new follower!!! and so glad to be!

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  8. Beautiful colors, composition, and shallow depth.

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  9. Gorgeous flower, an exquisite color and love the little dab of yellow in the center. Thanks so much for sharing this with us.

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  10. I have never seen this blossom before. It is lovely! I especially love the colours!

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  11. Wow, great shot of a lovely bloom. Very nice!!! Mickie ;)

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  12. I like the elegant shape of this blossom and the colour purple makes it fit for a king. :)

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