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Sandpaper Vine

Petrea volubilis

Description:

large vine, long, arching racemes

Habitat:

tropical rainforest

Notes:

I spotted this behind Brandy Manor while hiking the Waitukubuli national trail.

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4 Comments

dandoucette
dandoucette 7 years ago

Thanks Andrea, that's it. Thank you mcaul and Yuko. Strangely is does appear to be bicolour Yuko, a few purple blooms seem to have snuck in there.

Andrea Lim
Andrea Lim 7 years ago

Looks like a white Petrea (Sandpaper Vine) http://www.annstropics.com/Descriptions/...

mcaul6515
mcaul6515 7 years ago

Beautiful! Its like cascading down the tree!

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 7 years ago

Very beautiful! Bi-color?

dandoucette
Spotted by
dandoucette

Saint George Parish, Dominica

Spotted on Feb 26, 2013
Submitted on May 25, 2013

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