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Strophanthus gratus Climbing oleander Stropanti Apocynaceae

Strophanthus gratus, Climbing oleander	, Stropanti


Strophanthus gratus, Climbing oleander	, Stropanti

This strong climber from tropical West Africa grows to 25 fStrophanthus gratus, Climbing oleander	, Stropantit (8 m). The olive green leaves have prominent veins and a red leaf stalk.
The flowers are white with a rosy purple tint and become yellow with age; they are 2 in (5 cm) long enlarging into 1 1/2 in (35 mm) lobes, but without tails.
Flowering colors: Purple, White, Yellow
Position: Semi-Shaded
Cultivation: These plants prefer a protected, part-shaded position and fertile, humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil.
Propagate from Strophanthus gratus, Climbing oleander	, Stropantiseed or cuttings.