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Scientific Name: Brugmansia spp.
Pronunciation: brug-MAN-see-ah
Common Name: angels' trumpets
Family Name: Solanaceae
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen, Flowering pot plant, Shrub - deciduous
Key ID Features: ny-branched trunks. They can reach heights of 3–11 m (10–36 ft). The leaves are alternately arranged along the stems, generally large, 10–30 cm (4–12 in) long and 4–18 cm (2–7 in) across, with an entire or coarsely toothed margin, and are often covered with fine hairs. The name "angel's trumpet" refers to the large, pendulous, trumpet-shaped flowers, 14–50 cm (6–20 in) long and 10–35 cm (4–14 in) across at the opening. They come in shades of white, yellow, pink, orange, green, or red. Most have a strong, pleasing fragrance that is most noticeable in the evening. Flowers may be single, double, or more.
Course(s): not used (off campus)

Habit: Spreading, Upright
Form: Oval - horizontal
Texture: Very coarse
Mature Size:
Height:1.3 - 2.0m
Spread:1.5 - 2.0m
Growth Rate:Fast
Hardiness Rating: Zone 9: (-7 to -1 C)
Exposure: Full sun
Soil/ Growing Medium:
Landscape Uses: Container planting (Caution: poisonous parts)
Additional Info: Google
angels' trumpets
Leaf Morphology:
Form: Simple
Arrangement: Alternate
Texture/ Venation: Pinnate venation, Soft flexible
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Elliptic, Ovate
Apices: Acute
Bases: Rounded
Margins: Entire

Inflorescence Type: Flowers solitary
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Number of Petals:5
Corolla Shape:Funnelform
Colour (petals): White, Pink, Yellow, Orange, Red
Flower Scent: Fragrant
Flower Time at Peak: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep

Fruit Type: Berry (true)
Fruit Colour: Green
Fruiting Time: Oct
Additional Info: Fruit insignificant
Bark Morphology: Smooth, Multi-stem trunk
Bark or Stem Colour: Brown, Green

Pest Susceptibility: Mites, Whitefly or psyllids, Mealybugs
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