Species and cultivars you need to learn for class: 


Common name: Mandevilla

Other cultivars and species: Similar to Dipladenia. Dipladenia is more shrub like while Mandivilla is a vine 

Family: Apocynaceae

Zone: 10-11

Identifying characteristics: Shrubby vine with glossy green leaves and bright red, pink or white trumpet shaped flowers.

Culture and use notes: Used in containers as an annual or brought indoor to over-winter

USDA Plant profile

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