Lydia™ Tecoma

Tecoma 'TEC60109106' PP24169 Home » The Collection » Lydia™ Until recently, tecomas grew huge, bloomed only in late spring and fall, and were covered in unattractive seed pods. Lydia stays more compact and blooms bright yellow flowers from early spring until frost — with fewer seed pods.
Lydia™ Tecoma
Lydia Tecoma™ habit Lydia Tecoma™ cluster close-up Lydia Tecoma™ single close-up
Feature Bright yellow flowers spring until frost
USDA Zones Hardy to 15°F zones 8B–11
Sunset Zones 12-13, 16, 18-24
Special Features Attracts Pollinators, Compact habit, Disease / Pest Resistance, Easy Care, Fall Blooming, Heat Tolerance, Longer Blooming, Tolerates Clay Soil, Water-wise
Landscape Use Accent, Border, Container, Hedge, Mass planting, Privacy Planting, Slope, Tropical
Exposure Full sun
Flowering Season Spring, Summer, Fall
Dimensions 5' Height x 5' Width
Growth Rate Fast
Plant Type Evergreen
Water Needs Low Water Once Established/Water-wise
Soil Tolerates a wide range
Fertilizer Feed throughout growing season
Pruning If hit by frost, prune hard after new growth shows

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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