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Guinea flower

Hibbertia scandens

Also known as

Guinea gold vine, Snake vine, Gold Guinea plant

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Full Sun
Moderate watering

Expected size

Height
Spread

6.5m

Max

3m

3m

Min

1.5m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Guinea flower Overview

This species is a soft twining climber or trailing plant. It can grow up to 6m high or can be trained along the ground as an effective ground covering plant. The leaves are broad and dark green leaves, with large showy buttercup yellow flowers from the spring through to the warmer months.

Common problems with Guinea flower

How to propagate Guinea flower

Cuttings

Semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

Other uses of Guinea flower

Suitable for coastal conditions.

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