Ashcott Red Iochroma, Tubeflower

Iochroma 'Ashcott Red'

Solanaceae

Ashcott Red Iochroma, Tubeflower
Large clusters of rich orange-red, 2" long tubular flowers are produced throughout the growing season on a well branched mannerly plant. Ashcott Red Iochroma, or Tubeflower, makes an easy to enjoy container specimen or use it as a small shrub in tropical climates. A close kin of the Angel's Trumpet this hybrid Iochroma's red flowers attract hummingbirds throughout the warm months of the year. *In hot summer climates provide midday and or afternoon shade.

Grows To: 2-4'H x 1-2'W

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 10,11 (9B? with protection)

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Outdoor Light: AM sun, Part sun, Part shade, *Full sun

Indoor Light: Direct sunlight

Soil & Moisture: Fertile, average moist, well-drained soils

Native To / Origin: Garden hybrid, species originate from C America, S America

This plant may be toxic to humans and/or animals, click here for details

Please be advised that humans and/or animals may have allergic reactions if part(s) of this plant are consumed or by coming into contact with sap from bruised or broken plant parts: All parts - Highly Toxic if Ingested

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Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml

Price: $ 9.99
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