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Tabebuia rosea

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Family: Bignoniaceae (big-no-nih-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Tabebuia (ta-bee-BEW-ee-uh) (Info)
Species: rosea (RO-zee-uh) (Info)

Synonym:Tabebuia pentaphylla
Synonym:Tecoma rosea
Synonym:Tabebuia punctatissima

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Category:
Trees

Height:
30-40 ft. (9-12 m)
over 40 ft. (12 m)

Spacing:
30-40 ft. (9-12 m)

Hardiness:
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:
Full Sun

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
Pale Pink
Violet/Lavender
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring
Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:
Evergreen
Deciduous

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

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 semi-hardwood cuttings
From seed; sow indoors before last frost
From seed; direct sow after last frost
By air layering

Seed Collecting:
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

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2 positives
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Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive desertboot On Apr 28, 2004, desertboot from Bangalore
India (Zone 10a) wrote:

A personal favourite among the Tabs. Tall, straight, wonderfully proportioned crown, and - with due apologies for ascribing a human attribute - how elegant! An achingly beautiful sight to watch when the pale pink blooms float down in a breeze, and, following a brief, bare-branch spell, the new foliage starts to emerge. Best viewed as a row of trees - as I do from across the road.

Positive Chamma On Dec 21, 2002, Chamma from Tennille, GA (Zone 8b) wrote:

Tabebuia rosea is native to tropical Mexico and southwards.
Its trunk is tall and straight and it blooms sporadically throughout the year. The flowers are funnel shaped, light pink with a yellow throat.

Regional...

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

Bartow, Florida
Kurtistown, Hawaii



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