Black Eyed Susan Thunbergia Vine – Item #425


Cheerful golden flowers with rich, black centers on vines that can grow to 6′ or longer. An excellent choice for trellises or fences, or allow to ramble freely in an open garden. Will stay 2-3′ in containers or hanging baskets.

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Additional information

Weight .75 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/8″ (3mm)

Spacing: 1″ (3cm)

Sprouts In: 15-20 days

Thinning: 6″ (15cm)

Plant outdoors in a warm, sunny location and well-drained soil after last spring frost, or start indoors about six weeks before last spring frost date. Will exhibit best bloom production in the warm days of late summer and early fall. Pinch off faded flowers to encourage more blossoms.

May be grown as a tender perennial in warm climates.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Thunbergia alata

Height: 3-6′ (1-2m)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: annual