Hibbertia volubilis Andrews

Guinea Gold Vine


Family: Dilleniaceae

Genus: Hibbertia

Category: Vine

Growth Rate: Fast

Description: 

From Bot. Repos. Hibbertia with obtusely sawed leaves, between lance and inversely egg-shaped; flowers grow solitary, sitting close on the stem; very foetid.

Twining vine. Yellow flowers.

History: 

Published in Bot. Repos. 2: 126 in 1800.

PlantList shows the status as unresolved.

From Australia.

Named for G. Hibbert Esq. Introduced in 1792.


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