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Coral pea Overview
A small genus containing three species of evergreen climbers in the Fabaceae (Fabaceae) family of legumes, peas and beans, native to Australia. H. violacea (vine lilac) and H. comptoniana (coral pea) are popular garden or glasshouse ornamentals, with trifoliate leaves and sprays of attractive pea-like flowers in Spring usually in shades of lilac and pink.
How to propagate Coral pea
Seed (soaked before sowing) in spring.
Other uses of Coral pea
Grown for their curtains of leaves and racemes of pea-like flowers.