Evergreen, Shrubs, Vines
These Australian native evergreen shrubs and vines are grown for their attractive foliage and bright yellow flowers resembling wild roses.
Fast-growing vine climbs by twining stems to 8–10 ft. In ideal climate, the foliage is handsome all year—narrow, waxy dark green leaves to 3 in. long. Blooms from spring into early fall. Good for small garden areas if trained on a trellis or against a low fence; can be grown as groundcover. Do any significant thinning in late fall or winter; remove errant stems as needed during bloom time. Recovers quickly from light frosts.
These annual and perennial plants are grown as herbal remedies and for culinary use.
All of these odd-looking plants have decorative stems, but those of P. macrocarpus are bare m...
Small genus of plants from sunny, moist areas in South America. Species include a spreading mound and ...