Angel Trumpet, Angel's Trumpet 'New Orleans Lady'


Family: Solanaceae (so-lan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Brugmansia (broog-MAN-zee-ah) (Info)
Cultivar: New Orleans Lady
Hybridized by M. Haik
Registered or introduced: 2006
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8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)


6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)


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)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade


Seed is poisonous if ingested

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:


Bloom Time:

Blooms all year


Unknown - Tell us

Other details:

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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:

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Propagation Methods:

From woody stem cuttings

From softwood cuttings

From semi-hardwood cuttings

From hardwood cuttings

From seed; sow indoors before last frost

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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

Flowers are fragrant

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Can be grown as an annual


This plant is said to grow outdoors in the following regions:

Florala, Alabama

Grass Valley, California

Petaluma, California

Mulberry, Florida

Sarasota, Florida

Farmersburg, Indiana

New Orleans, Louisiana

Flower Mound, Texas

Kalama, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:


On Sep 3, 2014, May_Z from Grass Valley, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

I started this Brug from a cutting in February 2014 (7+ months ago). She has been amazing. She is now 6ft tall, multi branched and vigorous. She is very heat tolerant and got through several back-to-back100+F days just fine in full sun with little wilt, by being watered 2X a day. She is now getting her first blooms, and has put out many. Highly recommend this for climates with heat! Northern California gets nasty dry heat in summertime and she sailed through. She is already setting additional buds too.

She does like her water in the full sun, so don't be stingy. I have her planted in Miracle Grow Moisture control, mixed with worm castings and a bit of sand. She seems to love it. Beautiful brug too, really enjoying her first blooms ever. Hard to believe this was a ... read more


On Feb 8, 2006, Seed_Sprout from Fountain, FL wrote:

In doing research on the web, as far as we know this is the first born and bred double orange Brugmansia in the US. Congratulations to Mary Haik for hybridizing this beautiful Brugmansia.