jade vine

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Noun1.jade vine - vigorous Philippine evergreen twining liana; grown for spectacular festoons of green flowers that resemble lobster claws
genus Strongylodon, Strongylodon - genus of Polynesian or southeastern Asian shrubs or vines
liana - a woody climbing usually tropical plant
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Strogylodon Macrobotrys, or the jade vine as it is better known, has a highly unusual blue-green flower and has been lying dormant at Durham University Botanical Garden since head gardener Mike Hughes planted it five years ago.
This jade vine, or Strogylodon Macrobotrys, was planted at Durham University's Botanical Garden half a decade ago, when they received a cutting from their counterparts in Edinburgh.
Jade Vine (Alzao-Grey Dream) b f Vettori Observatory