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Melodinus cochinchinensis

(Syn.: Lycimnia suaveolens), Mountain Orange
Melodinus cochinchinensis

Code: 80113

Price: $11.95

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Family: Apocynaceae

Rare climbing vine from China, Vietnam with sweetly fragrant small tubular white flowers in large clusters, followed by small ornamental orange fruit, resembling oranges. Evergreen to 30 feet. Plant in a warm sunny location in well-drained, moist, rich soil. Hardiness unknown. Probably cannot withstand any frost. Caution: Fruit is reportedly poisonous. Do not taste!

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Keyed Cultural Guide: The following symbols are listed with many product descriptions. If so, they indicate special characteristics or growing requirements. Also, see "Cultural Information".
(B) Hanging
(D) Dwarf
under 12"
(F) Flourescent lights for
indoor light culture
(H) Humid
(M) Miniature
under 6"
(T) Terrarium
(W) Winter

Key to USDA Hardiness Zones