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Brugmansia candida 'Rubirosa'

Family: Solanaceae (so-lan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Brugmansia (broog-MAN-zee-ah) (Info)
Species: candida (KAN-did-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Rubirosa
Hybridized by Monika Gottschalk
Registered or introduced: 2003
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Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Danger:

All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Rose/Mauve

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:

Smooth-Textured

Other details:

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

Flowers are fragrant

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From herbaceous stem cuttings

From woody stem cuttings

From softwood cuttings

From semi-hardwood cuttings

From hardwood cuttings

By air layering

Seed Collecting:

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

Regional

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

Deridder, Louisiana

Cumberland, Maryland

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Feb 7, 2007, monika from Herbstein
Germany (Zone 5a) wrote:

Rubirosa is in my opinion one of the best pink flowering hybrids. She is a robust F1 hybrid, has large flowers with long tendrils and blooms in flushes. Each flush lasts appr. 3 weeks.