Angel Trumpet, Angel's Trumpet
Brugmansia 'Miner's Claim'

Family: Solanaceae (so-lan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Brugmansia (broog-MAN-zee-ah) (Info)
Cultivar: Miner's Claim
Additional cultivar information:(PP15747)
Hybridized by Miller
Registered or introduced: 2003
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Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Spacing:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Hardiness:

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:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Pink

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Mid Fall

Late Fall/Early Winter

Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Evergreen

Variegated

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

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:

Patented

Propagation Methods:

From softwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:

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

Seed does not store well; sow as soon as possible

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

Foliage Color:

Chartreuse/Yellow

Bloom Characteristics:

Flowers are fragrant

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers

Regional

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

Clayton, California

Del Mar, California

San Clemente, California

San Jose, California

San Leandro, California

Santa Barbara, California

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Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On Jan 27, 2010, vossner from Richmond, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

In 1999 Keith Miner found it as as mutation in a block of b. Frosty Pink at Monterrey Bay Nursery. Keith Miller, owner of Monterrey Bay Nursery, registered the plant in 2003.

Positive

On Nov 19, 2008, LiliMerci from North of Atlanta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

This brugmansia is one of the few with a PATENT. Plant patents cover vegetative (asexual) propagation, not sexual. CUTTINGS ARE PROHIBITED.