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Petrea volubilis

Other Common Names: Sandpaper vine, purple wreath, Queen's wreath
Synonym: Petrea kohautiana
Family: Verbenaceae

More information in future updates. Meanwhile, check out the links at the bottom of the page.

Where to buy Petrea in Qld


Some garden centres will stock the common Petrea, but you may have to seek out specialist growers if you wish to collect rare or unusual varieties.

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More Online Information

Petrea volubilis in 2011 Plants of the Year, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden (PDF)
Petrea volubilis Spring Plant Sale 2002, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Purple Wreath Mount Holyoke College Botanic Garden, Massachusetts
Petrea volubilis Missouri Botanical Garden
The Beautiful Sandpaper Vine (Petrea volubilis) Gardening with Wilson, Singapore
Petrea volubilis and also (here) Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, Florida
Petrea volubilis cv. albiflora post at Typicalgardener's Blog, Malaysia
Petrea volubilis L.; oop' tsiimin Flora of Kaxil Kiuic, Yucatan, Mexico

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