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Iochroma grandiflorum

Family: Solanaceae

Synonym: Grandiflora

Native to: Tropical America

Plant

Type: shrub

Form: erect

Leaves evergreen

Max height: 4 feet

Max width: 4 feet

Flower

magenta/purple

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Attracts wildlife: hummingbird

Plant part consumed by birds: nectar

Plant features: evergreen

Exposure: part shade, sun

Landscape use: container

Propagates by: cutting, seed

flowers in fall

flowers in spring

flowers in summer

flowers in winter

Soil type: average

USDA Zones: zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f, zone 11 to +40 f

Temp. range: +20 to above +40 °F

Water: regular