Queen-of-Sheba Vine (Podranea brycei)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Plant Height: Up to 40 feet
Plant Spread: 3 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years


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Posted by _Bleu_ ( SoCal - Sunset zone 23☀️ - Zone 10a) on Nov 28, 2018 1:19 AM

I designed my new garden to be as water efficient as possible (water in my area is expensive) and the Queen of Sheba vine is very drought tolerant once established. It also tolerates heavy soils and can grow and bloom in part shade.

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Podranea by davidzacharias Feb 9, 2017 1:37 PM 1
Podranea Brycei by JimMacKenzie Mar 25, 2014 7:01 AM 3
For postage blooming size Podranea brycei by poisondartfrog Oct 6, 2013 6:01 PM 5

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