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Smilax Bona-nox

Botanical Name:

Smilax bona-nox

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Heat Tolerant
yes
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May, Dec

Plant Type

Native Plant, Vine, Weed

Lifespan

Perennial, Woody

Fruit

One-seeded drupes are eaten by birds and help with dispersal. The fruits look like clusters of small grapes.

Benefits
Attracts

Birds

Taxonomy

Order

Liliales

Family

Smilacaceae

Genus

Smilax

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