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Glory Vine Eccremocarpus scaber

Other Common Name(s):

Phonetic Spelling
ek-rem-oh-KAR-pus SKAY-ber
Description

This beautiful vine is indeed a show stopper. The vibrant color flowers, add such a tropical feel. It's these vibrant colors that transport you in your mind to places like Chile and Mexico. An adventure awaits you when you have this plant growing in your garden. It's imagination, color, and beauty all in this magnificent vine.

Interesting facts.

Start from seeds; does not transplant well; thrives on heat; moderate moisture and good drainage

Habit:

Tender perennial grown as an annual; roots may overwinter in Zone 8

Exposure:

Sun to partial shade; protect from drying wind

Climbing Method:

Twining stems; tendrils with small hooks

See this plant in the following landscape:
Cultivars / Varieties:
  • Anglia hybrids
  • Aureus
  • Carmineus
  • Roseus
  • Tresco mix
Anglia hybrids , Aureus , Carmineus , Roseus , Tresco mix
Tags:
#red#yellow#orange#perennial#pink flowers#vines#vibrant#bright colors#exotic looking#Chile
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
  • Anglia hybrids
  • Aureus
  • Carmineus
  • Roseus
  • Tresco mix
Anglia hybrids , Aureus , Carmineus , Roseus , Tresco mix
Tags:
#red#yellow#orange#perennial#pink flowers#vines#vibrant#bright colors#exotic looking#Chile
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Eccremocarpus
    Species:
    scaber
    Family:
    Bignoniacea
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    East Peru, Central & South Central Chile to SW. Argentina
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Vine
    Growth Rate:
    Rapid
    Texture:
    Fine
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    8b, 8a, 9b, 9a, 10b, 10a
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Orange
    Flower Description:
    Orange-red tubular flowers all summer; long-lasting cut flower
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Attracts:
    Hummingbirds