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. Butterflies. Cut also be pruned into a gorgeous shrub. 10l bags
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R150.00  |   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. 4l
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R200.00  |  This item is currently out of stock.

Cyphostema hypoleucum

Common name: Double-barrel vine

Description: Attractive indigenous climber with double barreled stems and velvety bright green leaves. Yellow branched inflorescence follwed by red fruit. Attracts bees and bees.
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Mondia whitei

Common name: Whites ginger

Description: A robust threatened indigenous climber. It grows in forests and riverine woodland. Thick veined leaves and clusters of red and white flowers in summer. Likes moist conditions.
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R120.00  |  This item is currently out of stock.

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 digitata

Common name: Baboon grape

Description: A robust waterwise indigenous forest climber with woody stems and shiny tripartite leaves. Inconspicuous greenish yellow flowers followed by grape like fruits. Attracts birds and bees.
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R150.00  |   Buy now

Rhoicissus sekhukunensis

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Description: Very rare slow growing indigenous climber with large rounded grey leaves. Insignificant clusters of cream flowers in summer followed by edible fruits. Gorgeous foliage.
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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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R120.00  |   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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R150.00  |   Buy now

Thunbergia alata - Fire red

Common name: Black eyed susan - Fire red

Description: A lovely indigenous climber with large maroon centred orange flowers all year. Colour differentiation more marked in winter when the orange becomes an apricot colour.
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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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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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R150.00  |  This item is currently out of stock.