Jacquemontia tamnifolia, commonly known as Hairy Clustervine, is a wildflower native to the United States and Puerto Rico. The plant belongs to the Convolvulaceae family, which consists of twining vines with delicate and attractive flowers.
Jacquemontia tamnifolia grows in U.S states such as Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana Missouri Mississippi North Carolina Ohio Oklahoma Pennsylvania South Carolina Tennessee Texas Virginia and Puerto Rico & Virgin Islands. It has soft white-green foliage that forms a beautiful contrast against its lilac-blue flower clusters which appear between late spring and early summer season.
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Jacquemontia tamnifolia Information
|Common Names||Hairy Clustervine|
|Native to USA||AL, AR, FL, GA, IL, LA, MO, MS, NC, OH, OK, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA + PR, VI|
|Size||Up to 15 feet long|
The Jacquemontia tamnifolia vine can grow up to 3 feet tall but needs support from walls or fences to climb on them properly while growing taller. A well-drained soil is best for these wildflowers – they require regular watering during their blooming period but need very little when it comes to fertilizers or other supplements for healthy growth!
They also attract butterflies and bees due to their sweet nectar production so you get an added bonus of having pollinators around your garden if you decide this plant would fit into your landscape design
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Jacquemontia tamnifolia edible?
Jacquemontia tamnifolia is not edible and should not be eaten by humans.
Is Jacquemontia tamnifolia an invasive species of plant?
Jacquemontia tamnifolia is not classified as an invasive species in any of the states where it grows natively, which include Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois and many other Southern states.