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Orange Angel's Trumpet

Brugmansia versicolor

a.k.a. Salmon Angel's Trumpet

Giant, salmon-orange colored ornamental flowering shrub. Flowers grow up to two feet long.

Seed Availability

Seeds are not available for the Orange Angel's Trumpet. Please visit our seed store to view current selections. Seeds were last available in January 2015.

Description

Small shrub or tree, usually to 10-15ft. This species tends to produce the largest flowers of any Brugmansia. Large flowers are followed by thin, long greenish yellow fruits. Fruits are poisonous, do not eat.

Hardiness

Grows best in warmer subtropical to tropical climates. Will take short frosts.

Growing Environment

Water frequently, except during cold spells. Grows in both filtered sun and shade. Grow in full sun in cooler areas.

Propagation

By seed or cuttings.

Uses

Commonly planted as an ornamental in subtropical areas. Most parts of the plant are highly poisonous and should not be ingested.

Native Range

Native to mountainous regions of Ecuador.

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