Kennedia rubicunda

Scientific name: Kennedia rubicunda

Common name: Kennedia rubicunda

Aliases: Dusky Coral Pea


Attribute Range
Edible No
Habit Vine
Native Yes
Sun tolerance Full sun, Part shade


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See also Kennedia beckxiana => Kennedia beckxiana
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See also Kennedia macrophylla => Kennedia macrophylla
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» A vigorous climber with twining stems carrying a mass of pea-shaped red flowers from Winter to Summer
» The violet-purple or black flowers have a greenish-yellow blotch
» Ideal for covering large areas such as embankments and fences
» Not recommended for small areas
» Grow in a sunny position in well-drained soil
» Tolerates coastal conditions, dappled shade, light frosts and drought
» Prune after flowering to maintain compact growth
» Cultivate soil before planting
» Dig hole twice the width of the container
» Remove plant from container and place into the hole so the soil level is the same as the surrounding ground
» Fill hole firmly and water in well even if the soil is moist
» Supplier: Kuranga Native Nursery

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