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Thunbergia laurifolia
Blue trumpet vine
Bunga madia Acanthaceae
 

Thunbergia laurifolia, Blue trumpet vine	, Bunga madia

 

Thunbergia laurifolia, Blue trumpet vine	, Bunga madiaThis genus, containing 200 species of annual or perennial twisting climbers and perennial evergreen, clump-forming shrubs, was named after the eighteenth-century Swedish botanist Dr Carl Peter Thunberg, who worked in Africa. Native to Africa, Asia and Madagascar, their leaves are entire, having up to 5 lobes, and the cylindrical blooms are borne individually from the leaf axils or in trusses.Hardiness zone from 9 To 12
Flowering colors: Blue, Brown, Orange, Purple, Red, Violet, Yellow
Cultivation: They will grow in any reasonably rich soil with adequate drainage. Full sun is preferred, except during the summer months, when part-shade and liberal water should be provided. Support the stems and prune densely packed foliage during early spring. Propagate from seed in spring and cuttings in summer.

 
Thunbergia laurifolia, Blue trumpet vine	, Bunga madia Thunbergia laurifolia, Blue trumpet vine	, Bunga madia Thunbergia laurifolia, Blue trumpet vine	, Bunga madia

  

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