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Mussaenda philippica x flava, Calcutta Sunset, Marmelade

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 Mussaenda philippica x flava
Family: Rubiaceae
Calcutta Sunset, Marmelade
Large shrub 5-10 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterYellow/orange flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

This mussaenda is a hybrid between M. philippicca Dona Luz x M. flava and is named in resemblance a brilliant sunset of yellow peachy colors. It is a patented shrub raised from seed in 1995 in a nursery in Alipore, India. This shrub is very hardy and vigorous – the result of having P. flava in its breeding. It is very vigorous hybrid that grows quickly to 7 to 9 feet. The shrub is covered with showy yellow and salmon deepening to yellow and orange sepals. They are smaller than many other hybrids, but they are very showy on the bush. In Australia this plant has been rebranded as Mussaenda ‘Calcutta Gold’.


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 Mussaenda philippica x flava, Calcutta Sunset, Marmelade

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Mussaenda philippica x flava, Calcutta Sunset, Marmelade

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Mussaenda philippica x flava, Calcutta Sunset, Marmelade

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Mussaenda philippica x flava, Calcutta Sunset, Marmelade

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Marmelade Mussaenda - flower looks so tasty, you wanna eat it! This mussaenda is a hybrid between M. philippicca Dona Luz x M. flava and is named in resemblance a brilliant sunset of yellow peachy colors. It is a patented shrub raised from seed in 1995 in a nursery in Alipore, India. This shrub is very hardy and vigorous as the result of having P. flava in its breeding. It is very vigorous hybrid that grows quickly to 7 to 9 feet. The shrub is covered with showy yellow and salmon deepening to yellow and orange sepals. They are smaller than many other hybrids, but they are very showy on the bush. In Australia this plant has been rebranded as Mussaenda ‘Calcutta Gold’.
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Grown in 10"/3 gal pot

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