Maurandya scandens (Cav.) Pers.

Twining Snapdragon, Chickabiddy, Climbing Snapdragon


Family: Plantaginaceae

Genus: Maurandya

Category: Vine

Zones: 9 to 10

Size: 6 to 8' tall

Exposure: Sun

Description: 

Pink to purple flowers, tubular in spring to summer. Climbing vine, heart-shaped leaves, bright green.

History: 

Published in Syn. Pl. (Persoon) 2(1): 160 in 1806.

Basionym Usteria scandens Cav.

Synonym Asarina scandens (Cav.) Pennell


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