Black eyed Susan Vine (Thunbergia alata)

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(Thunbergia alata)

(15 seeds)

Also known as "Clock Vine", these tender vines are native to tropical Africa, South Africa, tropical Asia and India. The ovate to triangular leaves grow up to 4 inches long. This variety produces golden-yellow sometimes orange flowers with a brownish-purple eye. Grow on a fence or in a large pot or hanging basket.

Requires Full to Part Sun
Annual in ZONES 3-8
Perennial in ZONES 8-9

Seed Germination:
To start indoors: Start your seeds 4-6 weeks before the last frost date in your area.
· Use a good seed starting medium such as Jiffy Mix. Fill seed flat with soil. Pre-moisten the soil and plant seeds 1/8 inch deep.
· Place in a sunny location such as a windowsill.
· Keep soil moist but do not over saturate.
· Seedlings should emerge in 7-14 days under a consistent temperature of about 70 degrees.
· When seedlings start to vine insert a small stake (i.e. popsicle stick) alongside each plant to give them something to grow on.
· Transplant outdoors after all danger of frost has passed in your area.

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Jun 18, 2017 by jenmbigs
These seeds arrived safely as they were very well packed along live plants with care information. Great service - quick delivery! Thank you!
Sep 11, 2016 by Farleyandme

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