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Rhoicissus digitata

Rhoicissus digitata
Our Price:  £6.50



4 in stock

Common Name: Baboon Grape

Plant Family: Vitaceae

Useful for:  Ornamental
Planting Style:  interior display
Season of Interest:  All year round
Position/ Situation:  Heated Conservatory, greenhouse or indoors
Sun or Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  tall (over 12 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Trailing
Evergreen:  Yes
Soil PH:  No preference
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Frost tender (plus 1 to 5 deg. C.)


Rarely offered in the UK, this frost-tender vigourous South African climber needs space to reach its potential 15 metres. The leaves are shiny and leathery and arranged in 3 - 5 leaflets. Climbing by tendrils, it is ideal for covering something unsightly indoors or in interior displays. It can be placed outdoors in the summer, but will need to be cut back and brought indoors for the winter. Inconspicuous flowers attractive to bees may appear followed by brown-purple fruit. These are rather tart but supposedly make a nice jam.

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