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Small genus with around 3 recognised species of evergreen, semi-woody vine, originating from Chile, Western Argentina and Peru. They produce bright, tubular flowers often red, orange or bicoloured. One species is commonly grown as a garden ornamental. This genus is not frost hardy and often grown as annual plants. They suit trellis growing and are nicely placed climbing around archways.
How to propagate Eccremocarpus
Propagation is by seeds in the spring.
Other uses of Eccremocarpus
Grown for their attractive flowers that are produced over a long season. one species only is commonly grown. Suitable for coastal conditions.