Thunbergia battiscombe 'Blue Glory' /Blue Glory Thunbergia

Thunbergia battiscombe 'Blue Glory'  / Thunbergia battiscombe 'Blue Glory'
Bright blue flowers and foliage
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Bright blue flowers and foliage

Flowers and foliage in summer bloom

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Scientific Name: Thunbergia battiscombe 'Blue Glory'
Common Name: Blue Glory Thunbergia
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer, Fall
Flower color: Blue
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: This perennial produces royal blue trumpet-shaped flowers with yellow throats. The blue is quite intensive and prominent on a healthy plant. It grows well in containers, especially hanging baskets so the long vines can trail over the sides of the containers. Best flowering occurs when plants receive full morning sun. Fertilize with a water soluble fertilizer several times during the growing season.