|Common Name||Clock Vine, Slipper of Lady, Shoes of Dolls, Mysore Clock Vine|
|Maximum Reachable Height||often reaches 20 feet|
|Flower Colour||Bicolored – yellow and rust red|
|Bloom Time||All year round|
Planting And Care
Encourage bushiness by tip pinching during formative years. Require regular pruning to keep it within control as it can be quite unruly with its haphazard branching, as well as to promote more blooms.
Thunbergia Mysorensis Care
This vine is shy of seeding and has to be propagated by layering. The environment should be sunny.
|Sunlight||Full sun to light shade|
|Watering||Water moderately and regularly, keeping it evenly moist. More water during hot seasons and less in a cooler clime|
|Soil||Moderately fertile humus soil with a mix of sand and should be well-drained.|
|Temperature||22to 23 degrees C|
|Fertilizer||Feed fortnightly or monthly with a flowering fertilizer to boost flowering.|
Thunbergia Mysorensis Special Feature
The plant is a popular garden item because of its attractiveness to hummingbirds.
Thunbergia Mysorensis Uses
- Grow it to cover and decorate garden fences, trellises, arbors, and arches
- An ideal landscape flowering vine that can be grown on the ground or containers for added interest