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Cryptostegia sp.

Rubber Vine, Purple Allamanda
Cryptostegia sp

Code: 51680

Price: $11.95

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Family: Apocynaceae

Evergreen shrubby climber with showy rose-pink bell-shaped flowers, 2 to 3 inches long. The waxy dark green leaves are very ornamental. Since the white latex sap is poisonous, trim with care. The India Rubber Vine is originally from Madagascar. It was grown there and in India to produce rubber latex during WWII. Salt tolerant. USDA zones 10 - 11.

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

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