Common Name: Yellow Allamanda, Trumpet Tree, Golden Trumpet
Scientific Name: Allamanda cathartica
Plant Family: Apocynaceae
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Water Demand: Moderate-High
The Yellow Allamanda, commonly called golden trumpet is an fast-growing evergreen climbing shrub. It has clusters of particularly striking golden-yellow flowers, which contrast with the shiny dark green leaves. The plant is a vigorous climber can get up to 15 feet tall although it can be pruned to grow as a shrub with a more compact shape, especially when grown in a container.