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PlantFiles: Angel Trumpet
Brugmansia 'Miss Ellie'

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Family: Solanaceae (so-lan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Brugmansia (broog-MAN-zee-ah) (Info)
Cultivar: Miss Ellie

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

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

Hardiness:
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:
Seed is poisonous if ingested
All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:
Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:
Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:
Smooth-Textured

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Flowers are fragrant
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
7.9 to 8.5 (alkaline)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From semi-hardwood cuttings
From hardwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

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Profile:

2 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive will335 On May 15, 2009, will335 from San Antonio, TX wrote:

In south Texas this plant should be kept out of afternoon sun. It does well with some morning sun and afternoon shade. Since I began feeding my brugs twice a week,I have been rewarded with lots of blooms.

Positive Seed_Sprout On Dec 27, 2007, Seed_Sprout from Fountain, FL wrote:

Bright yellow blooms with heavy serrated leaves.

Regional...

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

Fountain, Florida
Las Vegas, Nevada
San Antonio, Texas



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