Yellow Elder

Tecoma Stans

Yellow Trumpetbush

Yellow Elder, Tecoma Stans, Yellow Trumpetbush

Sometimes called Yellow Bells, Esperanza or Yellow Trumpetbush, it flowers on and off all year, more in warmer weather. The golden blossoms, which are said to attract butterflies and hummingbirds, contrast against the plant's bright green foliage.

This plant will grow in full sun to part shade. It blossoms in any light but you'll get more flowers with more sunshine.








Optimal Light Sun
Drought Tolerance Medium
Growth Rate Fast
Mature Height 20 ft
Mature Spread 15 ft
Salt Tolerance Low to none
Comments Yellow flowers, summer-winter