Category Archives: Vines

Sandpaper Vine ~ Pétrea

Native to tropical America, the genus Petrea is made up of vines, shrubs and small trees. The species Petrea volubilis, known commonly as the Sandpaper Vine, is a beautiful vine that bears drooping clusters of lilac flowers. It is native

Sandpaper Vine ~ Pétrea

Native to tropical America, the genus Petrea is made up of vines, shrubs and small trees. The species Petrea volubilis, known commonly as the Sandpaper Vine, is a beautiful vine that bears drooping clusters of lilac flowers. It is native

Solandra

Solandra maxima is commonly known as “Chalice Vine” due to the particular shape of its flowers. It belongs to the Solanaceae family, which makes it a relative of tomatoes, potatoes, eggplants, and bell peppers. It’s a large climbing vine that

Solandra

Solandra maxima is commonly known as “Chalice Vine” due to the particular shape of its flowers. It belongs to the Solanaceae family, which makes it a relative of tomatoes, potatoes, eggplants, and bell peppers. It’s a large climbing vine that