A free flowering form of the handsome Wonga Wonga Vine, ‘Lemon Glitters’ produces a great profusion of blossoms which completely cover the plant in late winter and spring. The verdant green foliage also looks attractive all year round, and will quickly cover a fence or other climbing structure if given regular fertilizer and watering, and can be pruned to size. It can be grown in a large pot with regular pruning to achieve a shrubby form. Flowers best in a sunny spot but will grow in a partly shaded position.
|Scientific Name:||Pandorea pandorana|
|Common Name:||Wonga Wonga Vine|
|Plant Type:||Large shrub, Climber|
|Height:||2 ~ 10 metres|
|Width:||1 ~ 10 metre|
|Flowering Time:||Spring, Winter|
|Ph Level:||Acid, Neutral|
|Soil Type:||Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix|
|Plant Environment:||Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Container growing, Cottage garden, Flower garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant|
|Climate Zone:||Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean|
|Light:||Sunny, Light shade|
|Growth Habit:||Evergreen, Dense foliage, Spreading|
|Soil Moisture:||Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage|
|Frost Tolerance:||Tolerates light frost|
|Plant Usage:||Feature plant, Screen, Wow factor|
|Special Uses:||Erosion control, Fast growing, Playground friendly|
|Attracts Wildlife:||Bees, Butterflies, Other insects|
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