Flowers in Australia: 4

Trumpet Vine or Creeper

pink flower


white flower

This is some sort of trumpet vine or creeper, but I don’t think it is the Campsis radicans as that has pinnate leaves and bright orange or red, trumpet-shaped flowers whereas my flowers are pink and white and the leaves look evergreen. The flower below is definitely Campsis radicans – note the different leaves.

orange flower

EditMandevilla is a genus of tropical and subtropical flowering vines belonging to the dogbane family, Apocynaceae. It was first described as a genus in 1840. A common name is rocktrumpet.


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