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Cruel Vine Araujia sericifera

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Description

Overwinter, keep this plant in a bright, cool location. Araujia sericifera will germinate from seeds in 3 to 6 weeks. It prefers moderate, moist soil. This plant is grown as tender annual or as container plant in most zones.

Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#fragrant#white#evergreen#pink#white flowers#light shade#pink flowers#partial sun#moths#dappled shade#rapid growth rate#moist soil#grows fast#vines#twining#fragrant flower
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#fragrant#white#evergreen#pink#white flowers#light shade#pink flowers#partial sun#moths#dappled shade#rapid growth rate#moist soil#grows fast#vines#twining#fragrant flower
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Araujia
    Species:
    sericifera
    Family:
    Apocynaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Annual
    Recommended Propagation Strategy:
    Seed
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    SE. & S. Brazil to NE. Argentina
    Wildlife Value:
    This plant attracts moths.
    Climbing Method:
    Twining
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Annual
    Vine
    Growth Rate:
    Rapid
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Dappled Sunlight (Shade through upper canopy all day)
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    8b, 8a, 9a, 9b
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Description:
    This plant also has large grooved pods; attracts moths.
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Pink
    White
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Fragrant
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Fall
    Summer
    Flower Description:
    This plant has fragrant, white or pale pink, waxy flowers from summer to fall. This plant also has large grooved pods; attracts moths.
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Container