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Periploca

Periploca spp.

Periploca graeca - Silk vine - Gariplerurganı 01 by Zeynel Cebeci (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

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Periploca Overview

This genus consists of about 11 species of twining or scrambling evergreen or deciduous shrubs. The leaves are usually deep green and oval to lance-shaped. The flowers are star-shaped and colourful with a deep purple inside and a yellow-green on the outside.

How to propagate Periploca

Seed

Propagation is by seed in the spring.

Cuttings

By semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

Other uses of Periploca

Grown for their leaves.