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Holmskioldia sanguinea 'Mandarin Sunrise'/Chinese Hat Plant

Holmskioldia sanguinea 'Mandarin Sunrise' / Holmskioldia sanguinea 'Mandarin Sunrise'
A fast growing vine for areas receiving little or no frost
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A fast growing vine for areas receiving little or no frost

Has many interesting flowers in summer and fall

This selection has yellow flowers with chartreuse calyces

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Scientific Name: Holmskioldia sanguinea 'Mandarin Sunrise'
Common Name: Chinese Hat Plant
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Summer, Fall
Flower color: Green, Red
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Tropical, Exotic, and Indoor Plants
Comments: This rounded spreading climber ordinarily has orange to red flowers with scarlet calyces. However, the selection here had yellow flowers with chartreuse calyces. Like liquid fertilizer monthly during warm months. It is hardy in the lower part of zone 9, but need protection when there is a frost. It flowers in summer and fall and they floweres are interesting and showy. It may be grown in a container with a trellis, but must be protected from freezing temperatures. It is susceptible to spider mites, whitefly and mealybugs.