Solandra maxima grow and care – vine of the genus Solandra also known as Cup of gold vine or Hawaiian Lily, Solandra maxima perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant, can grow in tropics, mediterranean or subtropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.
Leaves color green, some cultivars can be purple or white edges, in the in the size 10-15 cm in elliptic shape.
Solandra maxima flower
Flower fragrant in the color yellow to orange with purple stripes in the middle of every petal, there are five petals, the size of the 10-20+ cm.
Solandra maxima for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Solandra maxima growing and care:
Frost free, trellising
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Yes Difficulties or problems when growing: Aggressive, invasive, poisonous Spring / Summer Planting season: Spider mites Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year but better after the flower How to prune: Just for design Size of the plant? 7-15 m, 21-45 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing / Medium growing Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Mostly all year, especially winter and autumn Bloom season: General information about the flower Big yellow to orange with purple stripes in the middle of every petal, there are five petals, the size of the 10-20+ cm Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Evergreen, Herbaceous, Perennial plant, Vine
Colored leaves, Hedging plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water, Regularly water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Purple leaf, White leaves
Autumn flowers, Spring flowers, Summer flowers
Purple flower, Yellow flower