Decorative ornamental vines are a great decoration for the home. The reason is, it does not take up a lot of space and the growth pattern of this type of plant can enhance the appearance of the house.
To plant it, You can use a pergola or add it to a wall or fence. In the plant world itself, there are many types of vines that are very good to pay attention to.
Next, we tell you a list of ornamental vines that may interest you. However, to receive the best and benefit, of course, depends on where you live.
This type of vine with rapidly growing wilted leaves is an attractive choice. It has another name, Celastrus scandens, which can reach a height of up to 2 m and a beautiful dark green to purplish green color. In addition, usually flowering from May to November is perfect for those of you who have a lot of planting area.
Boston Ivy Flower
These vines have another name Parthenocissus tricuspidata and are able to provide shade. It grows very fast, so it needs short pruning so as not to damage the plot. Hence, it is advisable to prune the leaves every few weeks to keep them neat and beautifully arranged.
Decorative vines originating from South America and have spread to other areas, one of which is Indonesia. It is a plant that can reach 40 feet that can do well in hot climates or receives sufficient sunlight. Has several variants of beautiful flower colors, namely, pink, white, light purple and orange. Bougainvillea spectabilis can be said to be a modified plant called bracts.
Morning Glory Flower
It belongs to the family “Convolvulaceae” with the Latin name “Ipomoea”. and many have color variants even more than 1000 species, First recognized in China, where the seeds can be used to treat diarrhea, and only later in the 9th century they penetrated Japan and became decoration. One of the plants that has a distinctive fragrance, and is ready to greet its owner in the morning with beautiful colors.
Lee Kwan Yew Flower
This is known as a vertically growing leeward plant and is popular for saving space. Originally from Burma and taken from the name of the former Prime Minister of Singapore who successfully organized a green development project called Garden City in 1967. These white flowers are suitable for exterior decoration. Besides that, it can also be used as protection against direct sunlight.
The following ornamental vines come from the Mexico region and have spread to various regions such as Indonesia. It is very popular for its leaves that are shaped like a heart and a triangle. They are 2.5 to 7.5 cm long and come in beautiful white and pink colors. Suitable to be placed on the terrace because of its beauty.
Flame Of Irian Flower
This beautiful plant originating from our homeland, has the Latin name Mucuna Bennetti. It comes in a beautiful red color and has a unique flower shape and cones at the ends like tiger claws. It has many nicknames such as “Scarlet Jade Vine” or “Red Jade Vine” or “New Guinea Creeper” for tiger hooves.
Allamanda Cathartica Flower
It has the Latin name Allamanda cathartica, or often referred to as the golden trumpet flower, buttercup, or yellow bell flower. Often used as an ornamental plant because of its beautiful shape. This plant comes from Central and South America to Brazil. Having a beautiful color is also the reason why this breed is loved by many.
Virginia Creeper Flower
It has the Latin name Parthenocissus quinquefolia or known as a woody plant. Originally from North America and growing rapidly. To keep it neat and a major decoration, be sure to trim it regularly.
Arum Dalu Flower
A type of ornamental plant that is often used as decoration, with beautiful flowers and a pleasant smell at night. That is why it is also called a delicious night flower. Besides being beautiful, these ornamental vines have larvicidal properties that can be used to kill mosquito larvae. It can reach 4 meters in height, and has lanceolate leaves 6-20 cm long and 2-4.5 centimeters wide. The leaves are dark and shiny.
Ipomoea Alba Flower
It has the Latin name Ipomoea alba, which has beautiful white flowers at night and provides a refreshing fragrance. Some people call it the alba flower. American origin and suitable for hedgerows. It usually produces whole grains and is much more fertile in direct sunlight.
Star Jasmine Flower
Plants are very beautiful and suitable to be placed in the area near the door. Where residents can smell the fragrance. The leaves are shiny, but will change at certain times. It comes with a beautiful shape and white flowers. But unfortunately, this is still rarely found in Indonesia.