A picture of a Coral pea

Coral pea

Kennedia spp.

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

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Coral pea Overview

These are evergreen, woody-stemmed, trailing and twining climbers. They will produce showy, pea-like flowers. They are frost tender, min 5-7C. You will need to provide full light with moderately fertile, sandy soil, Make sure you water regularly when in full growth and then sparingly in the cold weather. Propagation is by seeds in the spring or by semi-ripe cuttings in the summer.

Common problems with Coral pea

How to propagate Coral pea

Seed

Seed in spring.

Cuttings

Semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

Other uses of Coral pea

Grown for their pea-like flowers.