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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
Allamanda are evergreen shrubs, sometimes scrambling, with simple, often whorled leaves and terminal clusters of large trumpet-shaped flowers
A. cathartica is a vigorously climbing evergreen shrub with simple, whorled leaves and trumpet-shaped bright yellow flowers 12cm in length, borne in axillary or terminal cymes in summer and autumn
Toxicity Ingestion may cause severe discomfort, skin and eye irritant
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing or East-facing
MoistureMoist but well-drained
Time to ultimate height
Grow outdoors in moist but fertile soil in full sun in frost-free location. Under glass grow in loam-based potting compost in full sun
Propagate by seed or greenwood cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Patio & Container Plants Sub-tropical
Pruning Pruning group 11 or pruning group 12
Pests Can get glasshouse red spider mite and glasshouse whitefly
Generally disease free
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