These twining vines produce dense cover of light green leaves divided like fans into three leaflets.Dolichos lablab
Perennial vine usually grown as an annual. Fast growing to 10 ft. Broad, oval, medium green leaflets to 3–6 in. long. Sweet pea–shaped purple or white flowers in loose clusters on long stems stand out from the foliage. Flowers are followed by velvety, beanlike magenta purple pods to 2 1/2 in. long. Grow like string beans for quick screening. Needs good drainage.
Native to the Caribbean Islands and tropical America. A popular street tree in Hawaii’s dry lowl...
A varied group of striking perennials usually grown as annuals; they were developed from a number of s...
Tropical plants grown for their brilliantly colored leaves. Blue flower spikes are attractive, but the...