AGAPETES

(formerly Pentapterygium)

Genus of about 400 species of spreading to erect or scandent shrubs, some epiphytic in the wild. They are found in scrub and forest in warm-temperate regions of eastern Asia to the western Pacific including Australia.

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
  • Will grow outside in milder locations
    This could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here.
  • Additional Features
    Place of origin
    Eastern Asia to the western Pacific, including Australia
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
Agapetes - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of AGAPETES

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AGAPETES 'Ludgvan Cross'

AGAPETES 'Ludgvan Cross'

large pale pink flowers veined a deeper pink with a crimson calyx. Suitable for the cool greenhouse or a sheltered wall. Flowering times can be erratic

 
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 AWARD
AGAPETES serpens

AGAPETES serpens

grows up to 6ft eventually with bright red flowers and darker markings on pendent slender branches, like small lanterns. Tender except in the mildest areas

 
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