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Plumbago auriculata - Cape Plumbago


Plumbago auriculata - Cape Plumbago (Plumbago auriculata - Cape Plumbago)

This extremely common viney shrub grows everywhere, although, especially wild in parks and along the freeways here in San Diego, CA. Photo taken at Rolando Park, San Diego, CA. on Aug. 29, 2011.



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We can grow this, but it needs some winter protection, here.

3 Sep, 2011

 

And I've grown P.capensis here too this year! Doubt that it'll set seed everywhere though........

3 Sep, 2011

 

Will you take yours in, Meanie...or will you wrap it up?

3 Sep, 2011

 

It'll have to come in Karen.

3 Sep, 2011

 

I don't have anywhere to overwinter plants indoors...otherwise I'd have a lot more exotics and the like...

Luckily, I can get away with wrapping things like this up, well - most of the time...

3 Sep, 2011

 

love plumbago!

3 Sep, 2011



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