Climbers : Indigenous

Most of the plants listed here are sold in 18cm pots or 4L bags. Where container sizes differ this is noted in the plant description.

Bauhinia galpinii

Description: A robust indigenous trailer with lobed leaves and brick red flowers. Use as a screen or to cover a pergola

Growing conditions: Full sun
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 3m
Flowering time: Spr - Sum
Bloom/flower colour: Red
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R100.00  |   Buy now

Clematis brachiata

Description: A creeper that bears masses of fragrant flowers. It is a vigorous grower that spreads rapidly. Delicate creamy white flowers in autumn.

Growing conditions: Semi shade
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Very hardy
Average height: 6m
Flowering time: Autumn
Bloom/flower colour: Cream
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Combretum bracteosum

Description: Spectacular climber with large glossy dark green leaves. Clusters of bright red flowers. Insects, butterflies, birds

Growing conditions: Full sun
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Semi-hardy
Average height: 3m
Flowering time: Spring
Bloom/flower colour: Red
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Gloriosa superba

Description: A scrambling indigenous bulb with shiny tapered bright green leaves. Wavy edged red and yellow flowers. Cut flower. HUGE tubers

Growing conditions: Semi shade
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 2m
Flowering time: Summer
Bloom/flower colour: Red and Yellow
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Jasminum multipartitum

Description: A scrambling climber with glossy linear green leaves and scented flowers.

Growing conditions: Semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 1.5m
Flowering time: Spr - Sum
Bloom/flower colour: White
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Plumbago zeylinicah

Description: Scrambling indigenous climber with wiry stems and narrow leaves. Clusters of white star shaped flowers spr - sum. Medicinal

Growing conditions: Shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 1.5m
Flowering time: Spr - Sum
Bloom/flower colour: White
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R60.00  |   Buy now

Rhynchosia pentheri

Description: A twining climber with lovely trifoliate leaves and pea like flowers that attract butterflies.

Growing conditions: Semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Semi-hardy
Average height: 2m
Flowering time: Sum - Aut
Bloom/flower colour: Yellow
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Senecio macroglossus

Description: Ivy leaf climber which needs a support to climb. Bears dainty yellow daisy like flowers all year particularly in late winter and spring. Has been known to survive the black frost!

Growing conditions: Semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 2m
Flowering time: Aut - Spr
Bloom/flower colour: Yellow
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Strophanthus speciosus

Description: A scrambling woody indigenous climber with scented yellow starfish shaped flowers in spring.Attracts Birds. The leaves, seeds and latex are poisonous.

Growing conditions: Semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Semi-hardy
Average height: 5m
Flowering time: Spring
Bloom/flower colour: Yellow
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R150.00  |  This item is currently out of stock.

Thunbergia - Arizona glow

Description: NEW hybrid indigenous climber with black centred dark orange flowers. Attracts birds, butterflies and bees to the garden

Growing conditions: Sun / semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 2m
Flowering time: Spr - Aut
Bloom/flower colour: Orange
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R90.00  |  This item is currently out of stock.

Thunbergia alata - Blushing Susie

Description: A hybrid that bears dark pink flowers with black throat. As the flowers age they turn a dusky apricot and finally ivory. Best trained on an obelisk, a hanging basket, along a fence or over an archway.

Growing conditions: Sun
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Semi-hardy
Average height: 3m
Flowering time: All season
Bloom/flower colour: Pink
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Thunbergia alata - Fire red

Description: A lovely indigenous climber with large maroon centred orange flowers all year. Colour differentiation more marked in winter when the orange becomes an apricot colour.

Growing conditions: Full sun
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Semi-hardy
Average height: 3m
Flowering time: All year
Bloom/flower colour: Orange
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Thunbergia alata - Rambling Rose

Description: A Petal Faire hybrid. We assume that she is a cross between the easy to grow Blushing Susie and the difficult Raspberry Smoothie. Tough with large large flowers - a winner!

Growing conditions: Sun / semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 3m
Flowering time: Sum - Aut
Bloom/flower colour: Pink
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Thunbergia alata - Yellow

Description: An easy, fast growing climber with black centred yellow flowers. Attracts bees, butterflies and birds.

Growing conditions: Sun / semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 2m
Flowering time: All year
Bloom/flower colour: Yellow
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Thunbergia dregeana

Description: A scrambling indigenous climber with heart shaped toothed furry green leaves. It has large cream flowers in summer. Bees love it. Waterwise.

Growing conditions: Part shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 1.5m
Flowering time: Spr - Sum
Bloom/flower colour: Cream
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R75.00  |   Buy now