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A picture of a Rhoicissus tomentosa

Rhoicissus tomentosa

Rhoicissus tomentosa

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Tender

8a-11b

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

5m

Max

2m

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Rhoicissus tomentosa

Rhoicissus tomentosa, coppery new growth.
Rhoicissus tomentosa, leaf.
Rhoicissus tomentosa, fruit cut in half, showing pulp and seeds.
Rhoicissus tomentosa as a groundcover in shade.
Rhoicissus rhomboidea, leaf.

Rhoicissus tomentosa Overview

Rhoicissus tomentosa is a handsome, vigorous, evergreen tendril climber with ornamental, vine-like leaves and bunches of purple grape-like fruits. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, Western Cape.

Common problems with Rhoicissus tomentosa

How to propagate Rhoicissus tomentosa

Cuttings

You can propagate from seeds or semi-ripe cuttings.

Seed

Layering

Layering.

Special features of Rhoicissus tomentosa

Attracts birds

Pot plant

Indoor plant

Wind break

Hedge plant

Other uses of Rhoicissus tomentosa

Grown for their handsome foliage.

Other uses

Edible

Medicinal