Climbing Milkweed (Matelea decipiens)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 6-10 feet
Plant Spread: 3-6 feet
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: maroon
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Propagation: Seeds: Suitable for wintersowing

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Growing Milkweeds by luvsgrtdanes Sep 13, 2019 10:42 PM 528
OK Monarchs - Bring it on - I am ready by DavidLMO Aug 31, 2016 10:42 AM 124
Matelea and Rubus by texaskitty111 Jun 21, 2014 5:51 PM 14

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