Bleeding Heart Glorybower
Diverse group of plants grown for big clusters of showy, brightly colored flowers that are fragrant in some species. Bloom comes on current season’s growth. Provide support for climbing species. Grow in well-drained soil. Good greenhouse plants in areas beyond their hardiness limits.Clerodendrum thomsoniae
Protected spots in frost-free zones, or indoor/outdoor potted plant. Native to West Africa. Restrained and mannerly growth to no more than 12 ft. Distinctly ribbed, oval, shiny dark green leaves, 4–7 in. long. Blooms from summer to fall, bearing flattish, 5-in. clusters of up to 20 flowers. White calyxes reminiscent of paper lanterns surround scarlet flowers, giving a striking two-tone contrast. Use it on sheltered patio walls or arbor posts. Grows well in large containers; move it to a frost-free shelter in winter.
Protected spots in frost-free zones, or indoor/outdoor potted plant. Native to West Africa. Restrained...
Produces long, trailing stems that reach 3–4 ft. in 6 to 8 years. Thick, 3/4-in.-long, light gra...
Most widely grown variety. Grows 15 to 20 ft., with glossy dark green, oval leaves 3 to 8 in. long. Cl...