Coral Vine

Coral vine also is known as Antigonon leptopus is native to Mexico. Its beauty lies in its heart-shaped or triangular leaves and its pink or white colored flowers. It is used as an ornamental vine to co

Botanical Name - Antigonon leptopus

Common Name - Coral vine

Additional Info

The tendrils of Coral vine hold onto trellis or fences and it grows rapidly up to 25 feet.

Caution should be used to control this vine as the seeds spread rapidly even through the water as the seeds can float! If left unchecked, Coral vine can rapidly cover vegetation and can smother other plants.

Pruning or cutting should be done before the seeds colored so that seeds should not spread to other undesirable places.