Climbers: Indigenous

Most of the plants listed here are sold in 18cm pots or 4L bags. Where container sizes differ this is noted in the plant description.  Our plant descriptions are based on our own research and observations, and we are always happy to receive additional comments - or corrections! Please feel free to email us at leone@petalfaire.co.za .

Bauhinia galpinii

Common name: Pride of de Kaap

Description: A robust indigenous trailer with lobed leaves and brick red flowers. Use as a screen or to cover a pergola
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R150.00  |  This item is currently out of stock.

Buddleja dysophylla

Common name: White climbing sage

Description: A scandent indigenous shrub/climber with scented sprays of white flowers that attract butterflies. Lovely grey green leaves.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Clematis brachiata

Common name: Travellers joy

Description: A creeper that bears masses of fragrant flowers. It is a vigorous grower that spreads rapidly. Delicate creamy white flowers in autumn. Attracts Bees and insects.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Pelargonium peltatum

Common name: Ivy-leafed geranium

Description: A climbing indigenous perennial with fleshy ivy shaped leaves and clusters of pale lilac flowers.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Rhoicissus rhombiodea

Common name: Glossy forest grape

Description: Attractive indigenous climber with kidney shaped wavy margined bright green leaves. White flowers followed by edible fruits. Tough indoor plant.
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Rhynchosia pentheri

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Description: A twining climber with lovely trifoliate leaves and pea like flowers that attract butterflies.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Senecio macroglossus

Common name: Flowering ivy

Description: Ivy leafed climber which needs a support to climb. Bears dainty yellow daisy like flowers all year particularly in late winter and spring. Has been known to survive the black frost! 18cm pots.
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R75.00  |   Buy now

Senecio tamoides variegata

Common name: Variegated flowering ivy

Description: Fast growing succulenty climber with creamy variegated frilly leaves. Large clusters of small scented yellow flowers in autumn. Attracts butterflies.
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R75.00  |  This item is currently out of stock.

Strophanthus speciosus

Common name: Corkscrew flower

Description: A scrambling woody based indigenous climber / shrub with scented yellow starfish shaped flowers in spring.Attracts Birds. The leaves, seeds and latex are poisonous.
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R200.00  |   Buy now

Thunbergia - Arizona glow

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Description: NEW hybrid indigenous climber with black centred dark orange flowers. Attracts birds, butterflies and bees to the garden. 17cm pot
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R120.00  |   Buy now

Thunbergia alata - Rambling Rose

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Description: A Petal Faire hybrid. We assume that she is a cross between the easy to grow Blushing Susie and the difficult Raspberry Smoothie. Tough with large large flowers - a winner!
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R120.00  |  This item is currently out of stock.

Thunbergia alata - Yellow

Common name: Yellow black eyed susan

Description: An easy, fast growing climber with black centred yellow flowers. Attracts bees, butterflies and birds.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Thunbergia dregeana

Common name: Haarbossie

Description: A scrambling indigenous climber with heart shaped toothed furry green leaves. It has large cream flowers in summer. Bees love it. Waterwise.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Thunbergia neglecta

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Description: A scrambling indigenous climber / ground cover with heart shaped leaves. White flowers in summer.
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R75.00  |   Buy now