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Dioscorea Villosa

Botanical Name:

Dioscorea villosa

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How to Grow
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Native Plant, Vine

Lifespan

Perennial

Flower

Greenish-yellow flowers bloom from April to June. Flower inflorescence differs between male and female plants.

Fruit

Brown fruit displays from September to November. Capsules are 3-sectioned, each containing 2 seeds, occasionally 1 seed. These green capsules ripen to brown.

Benefits
Attracts

Small Mammals

Taxonomy

Order

Liliales

Family

Dioscoreaceae

Genus

Dioscorea

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