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Brugmansia (any variety) (Angel's trumpet (any variety))

Intermediate
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
10m
Max height
4m
Max spread
10-20 years
To maturity
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name

Brugmansia (any variety)

Other names

Angel's trumpet (any variety)

Genus

Brugmansia Brugmansia

Variety or Cultivar

Brugmansia (any variety) _ If you don't know the variety name of your Brugmansia (Angel's trumpet), you can add this plant to your lists to get care advice.

Brugmansia (any variety) are vigorous, tender, upright, open, evergreen shrubs or trees with ovate, oblong, or elliptic, entire or toothed, hairy or hairless, green leaves and large, usually fragrant, tubular or trumpet-shaped, single or double, yellow, orange, red, pink, purple, or white flowers from early summer into autumn.


Brugmansia (any variety) is: Evergreen

Fragrance

Flowers are fragrant at night.

Habit

Upright, Open branches

Toxicity

All parts are highly toxic if ingested. Sap may be a skin irritant.

Flower

Orange, Red, Purple, Yellow, White, Pink in Summer; Pink, Yellow, White, Purple, Orange, Red in Autumn

Foliage

Green in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Glasshouse red spider mite , Glasshouse whitefly , Mealybugs , Scale insects , Thrips Glasshouse red spider mite , Glasshouse whitefly , Mealybugs , Scale insects , Thrips

Diseases

Generally disease-free.

General care

Pruning

Pruning group 9. Tolerates hard pruning if needed.

Propagation methods

Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Brugmansia (any variety) (Angel's trumpet (any variety)) will reach a height of 10m and a spread of 4m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Architectural, Conservatory, Containers, Indoor, Sub-Tropical

Cultivation

In frost-free areas, grow in fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun. Under glass, grow in loam-based compost in full light. Water freely and feed monthly in growth.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

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

Companion plants

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

Botanical name

Brugmansia (any variety)

Other names

Angel's trumpet (any variety)

Genus

Brugmansia Brugmansia

Variety or Cultivar

Brugmansia (any variety) _ If you don't know the variety name of your Brugmansia (Angel's trumpet), you can add this plant to your lists to get care advice.

Brugmansia (any variety) are vigorous, tender, upright, open, evergreen shrubs or trees with ovate, oblong, or elliptic, entire or toothed, hairy or hairless, green leaves and large, usually fragrant, tubular or trumpet-shaped, single or double, yellow, orange, red, pink, purple, or white flowers from early summer into autumn.

Native to

Garden origin

Foliage

Evergreen

Fragrance

Flowers are fragrant at night.

Habit

Upright, Open branches

Toxicity

All parts are highly toxic if ingested. Sap may be a skin irritant.


Colour

Flower

Orange, Red, Purple, Yellow, White, Pink in Summer; Pink, Yellow, White, Purple, Orange, Red in Autumn

Foliage

Green in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Glasshouse red spider mite , Glasshouse whitefly , Mealybugs , Scale insects , Thrips

Diseases

Generally disease-free.

General care

Pruning

Pruning group 9. Tolerates hard pruning if needed.

Propagation methods

Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Brugmansia (any variety) (Angel's trumpet (any variety)) will reach a height of 10m and a spread of 4m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Architectural, Conservatory, Containers, Indoor, Sub-Tropical

Cultivation

In frost-free areas, grow in fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun. Under glass, grow in loam-based compost in full light. Water freely and feed monthly in growth.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

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

USDA zones

Zone 10, Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7

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