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Jade vine spectacular this Easter
Our stunning Jade Vine (Strongylodon macrobotrys) has begun to flower again in what looks set to be its most spectacular showing in years.
The woody vine is a leguminous perennial liana from the tropical forests of the Philippines. It is famed for its unusual emerald-coloured, claw-like blooms, which are pollinated by bats in the wild.
To see the Jade Vine in flower, it would probably be best to visit over the next two or three weeks.
If you visit over the Easter holidays, you can also enjoy our ‘Rainforest Food’ themed events. To check what’s on (30 March – 16 April), see our Events Calendar. After the Easter holidays, we suggest you visit on a weekend, or on weekdays after 3pm when most of the school parties have gone.
This entry was posted on Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 3:00 pm and is filed under News.
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