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Eccremocarpus scaber 'Apricot Orange' (Chilean glory flower 'Apricot Orange')

Intermediate
skill rating
2 hours care
per year
1.8m
Max height
0.6m
Max spread
1 year
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Eccremocarpus scaber 'Apricot Orange'

Other names

Chilean glory flower 'Apricot Orange'

Genus

Eccremocarpus Eccremocarpus

Variety or Cultivar

'Apricot Orange' _ 'Apricot Orange' is a fast growing, self-twining climber that is grown as an annual although it may last through the winter. It has green leaves and throughout the summer it has apricot and orange tubular flowers.


Eccremocarpus scaber 'Apricot Orange' is: Evergreen

Habit

Climbing

Flower

Apricot, Orange in Summer

Foliage

Green in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Glasshouse red spider mite , Glasshouse whitefly , Red spider mite (box and other) Glasshouse red spider mite , Glasshouse whitefly , Red spider mite (box and other)

Diseases

Generally disease-free.

General care

Propagation

Sow seed in early spring at 13-16C.

Propagation methods

Seed, Stem tip cuttings


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Where to grow

Eccremocarpus scaber 'Apricot Orange' (Chilean glory flower 'Apricot Orange') will reach a height of 1.8m and a spread of 0.6m after 1 year.

Suggested uses

Conservatory, Containers, Sub-Tropical, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

May be grown as a conservatory plant in well-drained, loam-based compost in full light. If grown outdoors, choose a sheltered position in full sun, in fertile, moist, free-draining soil. May need some support for climbing.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

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.

Tender in frost (H3)

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Botanical name

Eccremocarpus scaber 'Apricot Orange'

Other names

Chilean glory flower 'Apricot Orange'

Genus

Eccremocarpus Eccremocarpus

Variety or Cultivar

'Apricot Orange' _ 'Apricot Orange' is a fast growing, self-twining climber that is grown as an annual although it may last through the winter. It has green leaves and throughout the summer it has apricot and orange tubular flowers.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Climbing


Colour

Flower

Apricot, Orange in Summer

Foliage

Green in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Glasshouse red spider mite , Glasshouse whitefly , Red spider mite (box and other)

Diseases

Generally disease-free.

General care

Propagation

Sow seed in early spring at 13-16C.

Propagation methods

Seed, Stem tip cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Eccremocarpus scaber 'Apricot Orange' (Chilean glory flower 'Apricot Orange') will reach a height of 1.8m and a spread of 0.6m after 1 year.

Suggested uses

Conservatory, Containers, Sub-Tropical, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

May be grown as a conservatory plant in well-drained, loam-based compost in full light. If grown outdoors, choose a sheltered position in full sun, in fertile, moist, free-draining soil. May need some support for climbing.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

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.

Tender in frost (H3)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7

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