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Brugmansia 'Susanne'

Family: Solanaceae (so-lan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Brugmansia (broog-MAN-zee-ah) (Info)
Cultivar: Susanne
Hybridized by S. French

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6 members have or want this plant for trade.

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

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USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Bloom Time:
Blooms repeatedly


Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Flowers are fragrant

Soil pH requirements:
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From softwood cuttings
From semi-hardwood cuttings
From hardwood cuttings
By air layering

Seed Collecting:
Unblemished fruit must be significantly overripe before harvesting seed; clean and dry seeds
Wear gloves to protect hands when handling seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

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2 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Positive Kell On May 24, 2005, Kell from Northern California, CA (Zone 9b) wrote:

This is the best brug I am currently growing. I have over 300, so that is saying alot. She is huge with incredible tendrils. Her shape is perfect. Her color got darker for me than most pinks in my low humidity. I LOVE her. Seeding grown by Tracey Plunk for hybridizer Susie French!

Positive TLynn On Jul 8, 2004, TLynn from Matthews, MO (Zone 6b) wrote:

The original mother plant is a 14 ft natural standard, and one of my personal favorites. The bloom can reach up to 17" and turns a deep rose color, in full sun. Hybrid by Susie French.


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

San Leandro, California
Mandeville, Louisiana
Premont, Texas

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