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Coral Vine
Kennedia coccinea

Family: Papilionaceae (pa-pil-ee-uh-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Kennedia (ken-NEE-dee-uh) (Info)
Species: coccinea (kok-SIN-ee-uh) (Info)

Category:

Vines and Climbers

Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Red

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Evergreen

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Albany, California

Conroe, Texas

Nellysford, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

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2
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RatingContent
Neutral

On Feb 6, 2010, gardenclimber from Canberra
Australia wrote:

May be difficult to germinate from seed - requires smoke treatment to simulate bushfire propagation.

Neutral

On Mar 23, 2006, Calif_Sue from Northern California
United States (Zone 9a) wrote:

Evergreen perennial for a dense lush ground cover or supported as a vine.