Climbing Snapdragon (Maurandya scandens 'Sky Blue')

Botanical names:
Maurandya scandens Accepted
Asarina scandens Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 3-6 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Needs specific temperature: Germinates best at 68-72 deg F
Days to germinate: 14-28
Depth to plant seed: surface or barely cover
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Suitable for hanging baskets


Photo gallery:
Location: NE WashingtonDate: September 2011Asarina scandens 'Sky Blue' blooms and foliage
By woofie
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Photo courtesy of Annie's Annuals and Perennials
By Calif_Sue
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 Photo Courtesy of Select Seeds. Used with permission.
By Joy
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Location: NE WashingtonDate: September 2011Asarina scandens \"Sky Blue\" growing in large container
By woofie
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Plant Events from our members
piksihk On February 14, 2019 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
Seedling died
piksihk On January 22, 2019 Seeds germinated
2 germ. Was placed on wet paper towel;
Transplanted into vermiculite
piksihk On April 23, 2016 Obtained plant
lovesblooms On March 3, 2018 Seeds sown
winter sown
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