The rare red angel's trumpet, Brugmansia sanguinea, is of the most distinctive and striking species with red and yellow trumpets.
The rare red angel's trumpet, Brugmansia sanguinea, is of the most distinctive and striking species of the genus. It has trumpet shaped flowers that are smaller than the hybrids. They are yellow at the base and on the sides and bright red on the lower half of the trumpets. This high elevation species blooms best in cool temperatures in spring and fall and may bloom less in summer. Grow in a pot or in a garden bed near the patio. Bring inside as a houseplant in winter or throw it in a dark basement to "hibernate" (really!).
Common Name: Red Angel’s Trumpet
Family: Solanaceae (The Deadly Nightshade Family)
Zone Hardiness: 9-10
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Bloom Time: Spring - Fall
Soil Moisture: Moist, Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - Central and South America
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