Vigna caracalla

Snail Vine, Snail Bean, Corkscrew Flower, Nautilus Vine

Family: Fabaceae Pea

Type Annual, perennial, vine
USDA Hardiness range n/a
Exposure Full sun
Bloom color Lavender
Bloom time Mid Summer to Late Fall
Water needs Moist
Landscape uses Arbor, container, ground cover, screen
Height 8' to 10' / 2.40m to 3.00m
Spread 8' to 10' / 2.40m to 3.00m
Growth rate Fast
Persistence Deciduous
Bloom attributes Fragrant flowers
Leaf color Green
Fruit color Green, purple
Soil pH requirements Neutral, slightly alkaline
Soil type Loamy
Form Prostrate, spreading or horizontal
Attributes and features Fragrant foliage