- Popularly known as the “flame vine” or “golden shower”.
- This evergreen vine is a quick and expansive climber from the Bignoniaceae family.
- Has a dark and attractive green compound foliage with 2-8 leaflets.
- This evergreen plant has branched tendrils to climb over wall or trellis.
- This plant produces bright orange tubular flowers that occur in drooping clusters.
- Usually blooms during springs and summers.
- Watering is needed when the soil feels dry.
- Thorough watering is needed in summers and less watering in winter or rains.
- Applying fertiliser and pruning should be done in springs.
- Requires more than 6 hours of direct and bright sunlight.
- Requires a well-drained, fertile soil that is organic-rich.
- Organic fertilisers are most preferable for the plant.
- This plant is highly useful for ornamental purposes.
Fresh stock of Pyrostegia Venusta is available in Capalaba Nursery Brisbane.