High Life Clerodendron speciosum 140mm
Clerodendrum x speciosum Ornamental twining climber producing masses of decorative flowers.
FEATURES: Large, heart-shaped leaves provide a perfect background for the large clusters of hanging flowers. The unusual flowers occur in shades of pink, white and red with the inflated calyx typically white or flushed pink, and the protruding corolla being red. This plant puts on a brilliant floral display.
CONDITIONS: Prefers fertile, moist, well-drained soil in a warm, semi-shaded position.
FOR BEST RESULTS: Provide support via a trellis or wire. Fertilise during the growing season. Water well in Summer. Prune after flowering to promote bushy growth.
PLANTING IDEAS AND USES: • striking feature specimen in flower • grow over fences, pergolas, walls and other garden structures • use to screen unsightly views