Cape Town™ Series Tecomarias

Tecomaria hybrid Home » The Collection » Cape Town™ Series This improved series of cape honeysuckle offers a palette of vivid varieties with brightly colored orange, pink, red, or yellow blooms from spring through fall. Bring a hot, tropical glow to the landscape with these bushy, compact Cape Town Tecomarias.
Cape Town™ Series Tecomarias
Feature Brightly colored flowers continuously until frost
USDA Zones Hardy to 20°F to 30°F USDA zones 9–11
Sunset Zones 12–24
Special Features Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flowers, Heat Tolerance, Reblooming, Upright Habit
Landscape Use Accent, Border, Container, Mass planting, Tropical
Exposure Full sun
Flowering Season Summer, Fall
Dimensions 4 ft H x 3 ft W
Growth Rate Fast
Plant Type Evergreen
Water Needs Medium Water Once Established
Soil Tolerates most native soils
Fertilizer Fertilize throughout growing season
Pruning Not required; dead-heading promotes new growth

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in full sun
  • dig hole 2X the width of pot
  • backfill and plant 1”-2” above soil level
  • water deeply to settle, then add more soil if needed
  • mulch 1-2” deep around plant, avoiding area closest to stem

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