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Glow Vine
Scientific Name: Saritaea magnifica (Sprague ex Steenis) Dugand
Synonym: Arrabidaea magnifica, Bignonia magnifica
Family: Bignoniaceae
Glow Vine (Saritaea  magnifica) Frost Tolerance: Tender

Sun Exposure: Light shade

Origin: Colombia, Panama

Growth Habits: Vine, up to 20 feet long (6 m)

Watering Needs: Regular water


Blooming Habits:
Rose to magenta scented flowers, with white throat and magenta nectar lines.

Fruiting Habits:

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