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Clerodendrum bungei 'Pink Diamond'

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Family: Lamiaceae (lay-mee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Clerodendrum (kler-oh-DEN-drum) (Info)
Species: bungei (BUN-jee-eye) (Info)
Cultivar: Pink Diamond

Synonym:Clerodendrum fragrans var. foetidum
Synonym:Volkameria bungei

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Category:
Shrubs

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Pink

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

Foliage:
Veined

Other details:
May be a noxious weed or invasive
Flowers are fragrant
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
This plant is resistant to deer

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
By dividing the rootball

Seed Collecting:
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Seed does not store well; sow as soon as possible

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No positives
1 neutral
1 negative

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral trudybb On Apr 10, 2014, trudybb from Youngsville, LA wrote:

I think this is a beautiful and hardy plant but it is invasive by root sprouts up to 6' away. PROBLEM SOLVED! I put it in a large pot and enjoy it's beautiful foliage and flowers all summer. Sorry but Round Up got the wayward sprouts until they stopped coming up. It took a year to eradicate it.

Negative vps322 On Apr 12, 2011, vps322 from Atlanta, GA wrote:

This plant is definitely invasive. While it has a pretty flower, it is not worth the trouble.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

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Big Pine Key, Florida
Atlanta, Georgia
Youngsville, Louisiana
Bandon, Oregon



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