Black-Eyed Susan Vine

Thunbergia alata

Tubular flowers with bold petals surrounding a dark, compact center adorn the trailing vines of this beauty. This plant is unique in its vining in that it twines itself around existing structures rather than locking in with tendrils.


  • Light Needs: Full sun to Partial Shade
  • Water Needs: Keep evenly moist in well-drained soil.
  • Bloom Season: Summer to Fall
  • Height: Up to 8 Feet
  • Growth Habit: Trailing
  • Feed regularly (every 2-3 weeks) during the growing season.