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Cuttings of side shoots in a peaty soil. Layering.Plants form tubercles on their stems. These can be stored overwinter in a slightly moist medium such as sand or leafmould, keeping them in a cool but frost-free place. Pot them up in early spring.
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This species is not hardy in the colder areas of the country, it tolerates temperatures down to between -5 and -10°c. Another report says that plants need a minimum temperature of 5°c if they are to overwinter successfully. A short-lived perennial or biennial species. A fast-growing climbing plant, it is best grown as a temporary screen in the garden or along the boundary edge. Plants need a long period of growth to reach flowering size and so are not very suitable for growing in pots in a greenhouse. A climbing plant, supporting itself by twining around the branches of other plants. The plant forms tubercles (baby tubers) on the stems and can be propagated by them.The aromatic flowers open of a night time.
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