Scientific Name: Mandevilla splendens Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Common Name:shining mandevilla, pink mandevillaTexture:Medium - coarse
Family Name:ApocynaceaeHabit: Spreading
Plant Type: Vine or climber Mature Size (ht. X w.):1.3 - 2.0m x 1.5 - 2.0m
Origin: South America Hardiness Zone:Zone 11: (above 4 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Pinnate venation, Leathery, Glabrous, Lustrous, Elliptic
Flowers: Raceme, Pink, Red, Yellow, Jun- Jul
Fruit: Follicle, Brown, Aug- Sep
Exposure: Full sun
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Landscape Uses: Summer interest, Container planting, Attract birds, Attract butterflies
Key ID Features:Twining woody climber; leaves evergreen, ovate, glossy 10-20 cm long; flowers in clusters of 3 to 5, rose-pink, funnel-shaped with a yellow throat, up to 10 cm wide.