Jeeper creepers

Hi,

I wonder if you can help me. These pictures are taken of a creeper we have growing on our fence. I am told they are “Zimbabwe Flowers”. The creeper flowers once a year at this time. (February / March / April ) Is this correct and if so, what were they called before Independence………..Rhodesia Flowers maybe??

Many thanks,

Peter Eldridge

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3 Responses to Jeeper creepers

  1. Niall March 3, 2011 at 2:20 pm #

    not sure what they are but very beautiful flowers!

  2. Caroline March 3, 2011 at 2:46 pm #

    I think it is one of the Podranea species – see http://www.plantzafrica.com/plantnop/podranricasol.htm

  3. Jackie March 3, 2011 at 2:46 pm #

    I think its the Zimbabwe Creeper (Podranea brycei)

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