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Talinum 'Kingwood Gold' (Jewels of Opar 'Kingwood Gold')

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1-2 years
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Botanical name: Talinum 'Kingwood Gold'

Other names: Talinum 'Kingswood Gold', Talinum paniculatum 'Kingwood Gold', Jewels of Opar 'Kingwood Gold', Jewels of Opar 'Kingwood Gold'

Genus: Talinum

Variety or Cultivar: 'Kingwood Gold' _ 'Kingwood Gold' is a tender, tuberous, deciduous perennial, often grown as an annual, with elliptic to ovate, yellow-green leaves and slender, erect stems bearing terminal panicles of bowl-shaped, reddish-pink flowers in summer.

Talinum 'Kingwood Gold' is: Deciduous

Flower: Reddish pink in Summer

Foliage: Yellow-green in Autumn

Habit: Erect flower stem

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Talinum 'Kingwood Gold' (Jewels of Opar 'Kingwood Gold') will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 0.6m after 1-2 years.

Suggested uses: City, Conservatory, Containers, Gravel, Greenhouse, Mediterranean, Rock

Cultivation: Outdoors, grow in poor, well-drained soil in full sun. Self-seeds readily so may become invasive. Under glass, grow in cactus compost in full light with good ventilation. In growth, water moderately and feed twice; keep just moist at other times.

Soil type: Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage: Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Indoor heated (H1), Tender in frost (H3)

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