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Dregea Genus

Watakaka

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General Needs

  • LightFull sun or Part shade
  • SoilWell drained, Sandy, Loamy, Chalky
  • Soil pH2.0 to 8.0

Description

Dregea genus (Watakaka). Dregea is a genus of some 16 evergreen shrubs with twining stems and opposite, ovate leaves and umbels of small, very fragrant flowers

Characteristics

Fragrants or Climbers

Other common names

Wattakaka

Origin

Southern Asia, Africa, China

Cultivation

Requires a warm, but not hot, sheltered position in milder areas or a cool greenhouse or conservatory. Likes well-drained soil.

Propagation

Seed or basal stem cuttings

Pests, diseases or disorders

Generally pest and disease free

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