An attractive ornamental liana that is widely grown for its beautiful and showy trusses of bright yellow flowers.
Mostly cultivated in the tropics or sub-tropics to lend beauty to the landscape.
Its rampant and vigorous growth make it ideal for trellises, arches and pillars at porches, or as a hedge on fences, and even espaliered on walls.
Native Habitat : Terrestrial (Coastal Forest), Shoreline (Mangrove Forest).
Preferred Climate Zone : Tropical, Sub-Tropical / Monsoonal
* Butterfly attracting plant
* Bird attracting plant
Growth Form : It is a liana, up to 10 m tall or more.
A vigorous climber, each flower has 5 petals and red stamens.
Leaves are ovate to lance-shaped and has a lush green color.
The flowers bloom in clusters of up to 30 flowers.
A woody, evergreen vine that flowers the whole year through.
Plant & Rootzone Preference – Tolerance : Moist Soils, Well-Drained Soils, Saline Soils / Salt Spray, Fertile Loamy Soils.
Light Preference : Full sun
Water Preference : Moderate water