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Pink trumpet


By Aleyna

Pink trumpet (Podranea ricasoliana)

The yellow flowers are more common here. These pink flowers only grow in fresh temperatures.

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Remember having this one a few years ago ...such a lovely climber for late summer in Spain....and the flowers are so like Streptocarpus...nearly identical!

26 Feb, 2009


That's what I was thinking Janey...Streptocarpus! Lovely plant or is it a tree?

26 Feb, 2009



I love this is widely grown in Southern California. I used to grown it also at one time. It's called Podranea ricasoliana - Pink Trumpet Vine from tropical Africa. I know when I grew grew extremely fast.

1 Mar, 2009


Hi Delonix...
I'm embarassed... lol!!!
Another big mistake about the botanical identification.... I'm thinking about send the pictures to you before post them.... hehehehe
or maybe just post them and avoid trying to identify it... lol!
thank you again :o)))) x

2 Mar, 2009



Don't be embarrassed! You got the name's called Pink Trumpet Vine. You're doing very well identifying your posted plants.

2 Mar, 2009


hummmm, yeah the popular name I've identified quite right, but the botanical name.... i was wrong...

anyways I'll still posting them right or wrong :o)
Thank you :)

2 Mar, 2009


Wow...., this is what I call eye I LOVE it !

8 Mar, 2009


I'm glad you liked it Flcrazy :o)
Hey Janey, can't you raise those where you live now?
I know your feeling about flowers from a place you've lived once... every june when tulips start appearing in the flowers market i feel my heart tight... and a huge missing of Chicago and the tulips in the spring.

9 Mar, 2009

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