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Thunbergia Alata
Thunbergia alata - Black-Eyed Susan / Clock Vine
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Add colour and beauty to your garden with this fast growing climber. This wonderful plant produces soft, hairy, triangular, light green leaves and single stemmed, brilliant orange flowers with jet black centres. It is ideal for growing over a trellis, arbor or fence.

Growth Width — 3m
Growth Height — 3m
Frost Sensitive
Flower Colour — Orange
Light Requirements — Full sun
Soil Requirements — Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

Cultivate soil before planting. Dig a hole twice as large as the pot. Place the plant in the hole so that the soil level from the pot, matches that of the garden bed. Water in well.

Watering needs

Keep this plant moist during summer and protect it from frost during the cooler months.

Pruning Advice

To encourage growth, prune tips when this plant is young. Prune regularly thereafter to tame the vine.