Spanish Flag Jungle Queen – Item #4493

$2.49

Exotic, vibrant blossoms in tricolors of red, yellow, and orange. Stands up well to heat and humidity. Showy, sturdy vines are stunning in hanging baskets, window boxes or climbing on a trellis.

SKU: 00000192 Categories: ,

Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Spacing: 1″ (3cm)

Sprouts In: 20-25 days

Thinning: 12″ (30cm)

Grows best when sown directly outdoors after frost danger has passed and nighttime temperatures stay above 50˚F. Plant in a warm, sheltered location in full sun and rich, well-drained soil. Keep soil moist until seedlings emerge. Water regularly. Provide strong support for vines.

To speed germination, nick the seeds and soak in water overnight.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Mina lobata

Height: 5′ (1.6m)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: annual