Petrea volubilis

Sandpaper Vine

This tropical vine produces rough, dry and coarse leaves. This is the reason why it is called Sandpaper vine. It yields violet, whitish purple, or sometimes even blue colored flowers which resemble the shape of a star. It will be the main attraction once added to the garden.


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Full sun
Compost and manure are the favorite diets of this vine. Could benefit from a handful of bone meal.
Water only when its soil becomes dry and hard.