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Tropical / Rouge de Réunion (Strongylodon siderospermum)

Rouge de Réunion (Strongylodon siderospermum)
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An incredibly beautiful and rare tropical climbing plant from the Réunion island with up to 40 cm large flower clusters.

Expected processing time

2 days

€ 5,00
Price per seed


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Local name:
Rouge de Réunion / Liane Cadoque


Minimum temperature:
15 degrees Celsius


This incredibly beautiful and rare climbing plant originates from Réunion island, which lies a few hundred kilometers east of Madagascar. The orange-red clusters of flowers can be up to 40 cm long and are beautiful . In the Hortus of Leiden (Netherlands) there grows a turquoise species, Strongylodon macrobotrys (Jade vine), however this red species is just as spectacular. It is a tropical plant which can only grow in a heated greenhouse or a large living room with plenty of light, where it can grow to 10 meters high.

Sowing description:
Scarify the seeds till a colour difference is seen. Then soak the seeds for 24-48 hours in luke warm water and afterwards sow in sowing mix. Keep the soil constantly moist and cover the pot with plastic foil or glass. Germinate in a warm spot.

Sowing time:
Year round


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Anneke - 25-04-2020 19:22

Vorig jaar gezaaid en nu al een plant van meer dan 2 meter hoog. Deze klimplant groeit snel. (Gevoelig voor spint)

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