Today's bloom is Stictocardia (Stictocardia beraviensis)

Bloom of the Day for July 6th, 2013:

Type of plant: Tropicals and Tender Perennials, Vines and Climbers

Bloom color: Pink

Bloom time of year: Mid Summer, Late Summer/Early Fall

Sun requirements: Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 10a to Zone 11

Height: 8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

View much more information
about this plant at PlantFiles.

2 vendors have this plant for sale.

58 members have or want this plant for trade.

Talk about this bloom

There have been 6 comments posted about this bloom.

Join the discussion!

DavidofDeLand wrote:
Love that plant and great picture!

sunkissed wrote:
Oh how nice, this is such a beautiful picture. I've had the pleasure of visiting MJ's garden and she sure has a green thumb and amazing plants, and now some of her plants grow in my garden. Maybe a visit again for some of this plant ;-)

mjsponies wrote:
We both may be looking....lost it last winter....)-:

sunkissed wrote:
Bonnie has one :)

DavidofDeLand wrote:
My friend Sue gave me one last year, and I was all excited about having those flowers by the front door. I have been watching how huge the leaves were getting and how solid the vine seemed.....HaHaHa! The joke was on me! My friend Sue miss-labeled a cutting she rooted wrongly as Stictocardia, and I now have a soon to be enormous Root Beer Plant next to my door where the Stictocardia ( Hawaiian