Angel Trumpet, Angel's Trumpet
Brugmansia 'Isabella'

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

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Spacing:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Hardiness:

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:

All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Pink

Bloom Time:

Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:

Smooth-Textured

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Flowers are fragrant

Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

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:

From woody stem cuttings

From softwood cuttings

From semi-hardwood cuttings

From hardwood cuttings

From seed; sow indoors before last frost

By air layering

Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Regional

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

Banning, California

Corte Madera, California

Petaluma, California

Brandon, Florida

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Jacksonville, Florida

Saint Petersburg, Florida

Winter Haven, Florida (2 reports)

Brunswick, Georgia

Derby, Kansas

Maurepas, Louisiana

Mathiston, Mississippi

Cincinnati, Ohio

Dundee, Ohio

Vieques, Puerto Rico

Austin, Texas

Brazoria, Texas

Missouri City, Texas

Kalama, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:

3
positives
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On Jan 21, 2005, TrixieM from Mc Call Creek, MS wrote:

Said to be the same brugmansia as "Golfito".

Positive

On May 13, 2004, WillowWasp from Jones Creek, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

Very pretty pink to deep pink bloom with a wonderful fragrance. Certainly a brug to keep and work with.

Positive

On Sep 7, 2002, Abutilon from Coal Center, PA (Zone 6a) wrote:

Excellent bloomer with lovely large fragrant bells.

Positive

On Sep 1, 2002, snowhermit from Woodsville, NH (Zone 4a) wrote:

A good bloomer with a light pink flower edged in a deep watermelon pink.