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Bower Plant

Pandorea spp.

Starr 070906-9102 Pandorea jasminoides by Forest & Kim Starr (CC BY 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

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Bower Plant Overview

A genus of 9 accepted species of twining, woody climbing plants in the Bignoniaceae family native to tropical and subtropical regions in the Southwestern Pacific including Australia, Malesia and New Caledonia. They have pinnate leaves and clusters of fragrant 5-petalled trumpet-shaped flowers. Two Australian species, P. jasminoides (Bower vine), and P. pandorana (wonga vine) are commonly cultivated as garden ornamentals. They need a sheltered position and winter protection in colder climates.

Common problems with Bower Plant

How to propagate Bower Plant

Seed

You can propagate by fresh seed in the spring.

Cuttings

Stem cuttings.

Layering

Layering in summer.

Other uses of Bower Plant

Grown for their handsome flowers and attractive leaves.

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