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Dalechampia dioscoreifolia - Purple Wings Vine


Dalechampia dioscoreifolia - Purple Wings Vine  (Dalechampia dioscoreifolia - Purple Wings Vine)

This vine bloom all year long. Its heaviest flowering is from May through November. Photo taken Feb. 26, 2016.



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Seen them for sale,havent spotted one in a yard. I hear its a big vine.

27 Feb, 2016

 

Yes, it grows super, super fast! When I purchased it...it was fairly new in nurseries and thought to grow slowly. It's pretty hardy and blooms all year, though. Just be aware if you purchase one...it can cause severe dermatitis on your hands (if you touch the plant). I found that out from experience. It causes major blisters which can pop up all over your hands. It's really gross!!!

27 Feb, 2016

 

Thats stunning .

28 Jul, 2017

 

Thanks! I love the vine...it's just a very aggressive-grower.

It was thought to be a slow to moderate grower here in California...nope it grows extremely fast here.

29 Jul, 2017

 

It's worth keeping I can see why you love it.

You must have the conditions it loves.

29 Jul, 2017

 

Yes, it loves San Diego!

31 Jul, 2017

 

31 Jul, 2017



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