Pandorea jasminoides ‘Charisma’ Pandorea

A vigorous climber with luxurious dark green and yellow variegated leaves and white with maroon throated flowers through the warmer months. This plant can be used as a ground cover but will also climb vigorously if given something to support it. Responds well to pruning, if needed.

Family:Bignoniaceae
Scientific Name:Pandorea jasminoides
Cultivar:Charisma
Common Name:Pandorea
Other Common Names:Bower of Beauty
Plant Type:Ground cover, Climber
Height:0.1 metres
Width:1 ~ 2 metre
Flower Colour:White, Pink
Flowering Time:Summer
Ph Level:Mildly acid, Neutral
Soil Type:Loamy, Clay loam, Potting mix
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Cottage garden, Flower garden
Climate Zone:Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Mediterranean
Light:Sunny
Growth Habit:Evergreen, Spreading, Variegated
Lifespan:Perennial
Soil Moisture:Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Attracts Wildlife:Bees, Butterflies, Other insects

 

 


 

WHERE TO GET YOUR PLANT

 

Once you have found the plant that you want, the next step is to find where to get it. Visit or ring your favourite nursery to see if they have it in stock. If they don’t, they may be able to order it in for you.  Specialist nurseries are also able to give great advice, and if they don’t have the plant you want, they can often suggest an alternative to you. Below is a list of our favourite specialist nurseries, and some who do mail order. Click on the links for their details-

 

The Wildflower Place Erina – NSW 

 

Sydney Wildflower Nursery – NSW

 

Newcastle Wildflower Nursery – NSW

 

Cool Country Natives – ACT

 

Wimmera Native Nursery – Victoria

 

Zanthorrea Nursery – Perth WA

 

Manuka Native Nursery – South Australia

 

Sydney Wildflower Nursery – mail order

 

The Native Shop – mail order

 


 

 

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