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Other common names: Cup and Saucer plant
Characteristics: Twining perennial 3-6 m (10-20')
Seeds per packet: Approx 6
Spectacular climbing plant for the summer garden; this mix of colours of Cathedral Bells or The Cup and Saucer Plant comes from Mexico and quickly grows to cover unsightly areas or a wall outdoors, where it can be treated as a summer annual. Alternatively it may be grown in the heated conservatory or greenhouse, where it will continue to flower for many years.
Prefers a humus rich soil in a protected sunny position, frost resistant but drought tender.
Pre-treatment: Soak seed in water overnight.
Sow: 2 mm deep.
Tropical climates: All seasons
Temperate climates: Winter to Spring.
Cold climates: Late-Winter to Early-Summer.
Germination: 21-28 days
Flowering: 12 Weeks