from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A genus of gamopetalous plants, type of the tribe Thunbergieæ in the order Acanthaceæ.
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- noun a genus of herbs or vines of the family Acanthaceae
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Use: A vigorous climber, thunbergia is also sold in hanging baskets and is available in perennial and shrub form as well.
Cultivation: For best bloom, thunbergia needs full sun to part shade and consistently moist, well-drained soil that contains organic matter.
Triangle palm, yucca and thunbergia: ornamental plants and flowers of tropical Mexico: Mexico Living
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All told, there are 100-200 thunbergia species, many grown for their large flowers.
Three beautiful options for your tropical garden in Mexico are the triangle palm, yucca and thunbergia.
The art of dying well can be seen firsthand, as in this newly purchased Spiraea thunbergia ‘Ogon’.
I love thunbergia but have never had good luck with it.
I have built structures from tomato cages for thunbergia to climb ..
The pretty _désas_ of plaited palm and bamboo, hiding in depths of tropical woodland, with blue thunbergia clambering over every verandah, and the
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