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Camoensia scandens
Scientific Name: Camoensia scandens ( Welw. ) J.B.Gillett
Synonym: Giganthemum scandens, Camoensia maxima
Family: Fabaceae
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 11-12

Frost Tolerance: Needs constant warm temperature

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Western Africa

Growth Habits: Woody climber; leaves with 3 leaflets, up to 6 inches long (15 cm)

Watering Needs: Regular water

Propagation: Seeds

Blooming Habits:
White, butterfly-shaped fragrant flowers, 4 inches wide (10 cm), with frilly-edged petals with reddish to golden margins

Fruiting Habits:
Flat legume up to 8 inches long

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