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Brugmansia 'Velvet Rose'

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

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6 members have or want this plant for trade.

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
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)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall
Mid Fall


Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Flowers are fragrant
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
This plant is resistant to deer
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From woody stem cuttings

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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3 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Positive violabird On Jul 20, 2006, violabird from Barnesville, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

Thumbs up to any brug that can have it's first flush --14 buds and blooms in 100 degree drought conditions. My blooms have lasted 3-4 days with daily watering for this flowery-scented prize.

Congratulations to JT for bringing us another fine brugmansia bred for heat, humidity and pest resistance.

Positive TomH3787 On Jul 5, 2006, TomH3787 from Raleigh, NC (Zone 7b) wrote:

Great color and fragrance, blooms freely in hot weather. Not bothered by insects.

Positive gone2seed On Aug 11, 2004, gone2seed from Milton, FL (Zone 8a) wrote:

This is a 2003 seedling.A cross,by JT Sessions, of Pink Beauty to Ecuador Pink.The bloom is very dark pink,close to red.Light,pleasant fragrance.


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

Brooksville, Florida
Milton, Florida
Barnesville, Georgia
Raleigh, North Carolina
Dundee, Ohio

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