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Tecoma X ‘Solar Flare’ (Solar Flare Esperanza)

Tecoma X 'Solar Flare'
Solar Flare Esperanza, Orange Trumpet Flower

For sizzling warm-season color, look no farther than Solar Flare. Tangy tangerine flowers attract hummingbirds from spring through fall. Full sun and reflected heat locations are ideal for this heat-loving shrub. Solar Flare grows rapidly to a mature size of six feet tall and wide. Freezing temperatures will burn the foliage, but simply cut plants back hard to rejuvenate in the early spring.

Plant Type Perennial, Shrub
Exposure Full Sun
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zone Zone 8 (10° F)
Flower Color Orange
Flower Season Spring, Summer, Fall
Growth Rate Fast
Height 6 (ft)
Spread 6 (ft)
Spacing 4' - 6' (ft)
Characteristics Evergreen, Showy
Attracts Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Maintenance Low
Garden Uses Beds and Borders, Hedges and Screens, Mass Planting, Specimen
Tolerance Drought, Rocky Soil
Soil Type Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil PH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Image by: Wiki Commons
Image by: Wiki Commons
Image by: Wiki Commons

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