Streptosolen

Family: Solanaceae

 

Rambling shrub with soft stems and light green leaves. Commonly used is garden where the natural shape is allowed to develop.

Best for tropical and subtropical climates.

 

This plant thrives when given additional watering, fertilizing and light pruning after flowering.

 

Choices:

S. jamesonii – marmalade orange-yellow flowers cluster ends of branches make this plant stand out in any garden when in full bloom from late spring to late summer. Needs pruning after flowering.



Streptosolen flowers
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