General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: Climbs and twines to 20 feet or more
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Green
Other: White with greenish-white lobes that sometimes have purple shading.
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Toxicity: Other: All parts of plant contain toxic alkaloids; milky sap may cause contact dermititis in some individuals.
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem

Common names
  • Honey Vine
  • Honeyvine Milkweed
  • Sand Vine
  • Blue Vined Milkweed


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