Tecomanthe hillii ‘Edna Walling Island Belle’ – Fraser Island Creeper

A climber of moderate density and vigour, with glossy pinnate foliage, and spectacular clusters of large waxy pink bells from spring through summer, pollinated by native bees, moths and insects, and honeyeaters.  Performs beautifully as an elegant courtyard plant, on a wall or pergola, fence or veranda or in a container. If grown in a suitable pot, it can be brought inside when in flower.

Family : Bignoniaceae
Cultivar Name: Edna Walling Island Belle
Plant Type : Climber
Width : 2
Flowering Time : Spring
Soil Type : Loamy, Sandy loam, Potting mix
Climate Zone : Sub-tropical, Warm temperate
Growth Habit : Evergreen
Soil Moisture : Well-drained
Special Uses : Playground friendly
Scientific Name: Tecomanthe hillii
Common Name : Fraser Island Creeper
Height : 10
Flower Color : Pink
pH Level : Acid, Neutral
Plant Environment : Courtyard, Cottage garden, Flower garden
Light : Sunny, Light shade, Half shade
Lifespan : Perennial
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife : Bees, Nectar eating birds, Butterflies, Other insects