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Strongylodon macrobotrys

Jade vine

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Features

  • BloomsFebruary to June
  • Height15m to 20m
  • Spread1m to 3m
  • Growth HabitClimbing
  • Flower ColourBlue-green
  • Leaf ColourGlossy green

Description

Strongylodon macrobotrys (Jade vine). This is a large twining climber about 21m tall, which will produce long pendulous sprays of blue-green flowers that are borne throughout the summer.

Characteristics

Evergreen, Shrub

Other common names

Emerald creeper

Origin

S.E.Asia

Interest and use

Conservatory, greenhouses

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilFertile, Humus-rich
  • WaterSemi-moist or Dry

Cultivation

These are frost-tender plants they prefer full sun or partial-shade with fertile, humus-rich soil.

Propagation

You can propagate from seeds, or by rooting stem sections or by air layering.

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