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Climbing Lignum

climbing lignum (1) climbing lignum (2) climbing_lignum_(3)
Scientific name
Muehlenbeckia adpressa
Common name
Climbing Lignum
Plants that Clothe the Bluff
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Plant Form
Scramblers, climbers and twiners
Where to find
Cliff and Central Shrubland
Foliage
The heart to oval shaped leaves have wavy edges and are bright green.
Flower
Small greenish-yellow flowers are followed by sprays of tiny dark reddish fruit.
Size
H 0.1 – 0.6 m x W scrambling
Flowering
J F M A M J J A S O N D
Description
Climbing Lignum is a tough, trailing plant that forms dense tangled clumps in sandy sites. This is a tough, trailing plant which forms dense, tangled clumps on sandy soils. It is tolerant of coastal winds and is a climber that can quickly spread to cover areas.
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