Tecoma Stans 20-1500 Seeds Small Tree, Yellow Elder Trumpet Shrub Bush

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Tecoma Stans
Also known as: The Yellow Elder, the Yellow Trumpet Bush, or Ginger-Thomas

This attractive plant grows as a densely branched shrub or small tree. The official flower of the United States Virgin Islands. It bears large, showy, bright golden yellow trumpet-shaped flowers that hang in clusters at the branch tips and forks, bending the twigs into arches with their weight. Delicate rust-red lines decorates the interior throat of these blooms and attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds. Fallen blossoms will form a pool of gold on the ground.

It is drought-tolerant and grows well in warm climates, it prefers full sun. USDA Zones 7 - 11. Freeze tolerance varies dramatically, with some forms able to survive temperatures down to around 10ºF (-12.2º C) and others severely injured by only a few degrees of frost. Does very well as a potted patio plant.

Choose from packs of 20, 250, 500, and 1500 seeds!