An eruption of fiery red flowers will set walls and fences ablaze with exotic blooms throughout summer. Set against a backdrop of attractive foliage, the spurred flowers are followed by spherical blue fruits. Also known as Flame Nasturtium and Flame Flower, this frost hardy climber is ideal for romping through evergreen shrubs or scrambling over walls. An unusual and sought after plant! Height and spread: 10 Ft (3m).
Grow Tropaeolum speciosum against a sheltered wall in sun or semi shade. Container suitable. Plant in non-alkaline, fertile, moist soil with the roots shaded from the heat of the sun in summer. Hardy to zone 8.
Other Names: Flame Flower and Flame Nasturtium, Coralito, Quintralito, Voqui