Sun Parasol® White Mandevilla

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Sun Parasol® White Mandevilla (Mandevilla x ‘Sunparacoho’ PP #22,695) is a lush, flowering tropical vine known for its stunning pure white blooms with yellow throats.

Botanical Name
Mandevilla x ‘Sunparacoho’
Plant Type
Climbing vine
Family
Apocynaceae
Height
Fast-growing stems reach 6 to 8 ft. long
Foliage
Glossy green foliage
Climate
Frost-tender evergreen, treated as an annual in cooler regions
Sun Exposure
Full sun to partial sun
Soil Requirements
Enriched, moist, slightly acidic, well-drained soil
Hardiness Zones
USDA Zone 10-11
Flower Color
Pure white
Foliage Color
Green
Season Features
Blooms from mid-spring through early fall
Special Features
Excellent for trellises, containers, or hanging baskets
  • The Sun Parasol® White Mandevilla boasts large, trumpet-shaped flowers, each up to five inches across, contrasting beautifully against the dark green foliage.
  • The plant exhibits a twining growth habit, making it ideal for climbing up trellises or arbors.
  • It was propagated through stem cuttings or by seeds, with stem cuttings being the preferred method for maintaining the characteristics of the parent plant.
  • Sun Parasol® White Mandevilla serves as a versatile ornamental plant, adding vertical interest and a splash of color to gardens, balconies, and patios.
  • While generally resistant, it can face issues with spider mites and mealybugs.

FAQs

Is Sun Parasol® White Mandevilla suitable for container gardening?

Yes, Sun Parasol® White Mandevilla thrives in containers and is an excellent choice for adding vertical interest to balconies and patios.

How often should I water Sun Parasol® White Mandevilla?

Watering requirements vary depending on factors such as temperature and humidity. Generally, it’s best to water when the top inch of soil feels dry to the touch.

Can Sun Parasol® White Mandevilla tolerate frost?

No, Sun Parasol® White Mandevilla is sensitive to frost. It should be protected or brought indoors when temperatures drop below freezing.

How can I encourage more blooms on Sun Parasol® White Mandevilla?

Providing ample sunlight and regular fertilization can help promote blooming. Additionally, pruning the plant to remove spent flowers encourages continuous flowering.

Is Sun Parasol® White Mandevilla deer resistant?

While no plant is entirely deer-proof, Sun Parasol® White Mandevilla is considered deer-resistant due to its toxic nature, which deters browsing animals.

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