Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||steff-an-OH-tis flor-ih-BUN-duh|
|Lore||This plant is among the food hosts for the tiger butterfly and its larvae.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing; twining stems reach 15 ft. long.|
|Bloom Time||Spring into Summer|
|Design Ideas||An elegant white flowered vine to twine up posts and trelliage in sheltered gardens and courtyards.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Container, Espalier, Houseplant, Poolside, Specimen, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Fruit Tree & Vine|
|Special Feature||Gift Plant, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest, Pet Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
Thrives in fertile, organically rich, well-drained soils with a partly sunny exposure. Water deeply and regularly during the growing season; requires less moisture in winter. Feed with a balanced fertilizer to encourage prolific bloom. Provide support for twining stems. Bring indoors when temperatures drop below 59 degrees Fahrenheit.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 10 - 11