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Hardenbergia violacea Candy Wrapper

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Hardenbergia violacea Candy Wrapper False Sarsaparilla, Pink Coral Pea, Happy Wanderer, Native Wisteria,
Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Climbers, Groundcovers, Hedging / Screening Climbing / Twining, Dense, Mat Forming, Spreading

Vigorous native climber / trailing plant with dark green leaves and bright candy pink pea-shaped flowers appearing in Winter and Spring. Useful for densely covering walls by climbing up a structure or forming a dense and effective ground cover.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
1-2m 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Any, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Climber / Creeper, Coastal Garden, Erosion Control, Feature, Formal Garden, Groundcover, Habitat, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Verge, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free, Powdery Mildew

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Fabaceae Australia

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Pink
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Tender
Wind: Medium / Moderate