Galphimia gracilis Bartl.

Sub-Family: Not available
English Name: Shower of Gold
Synonym: Not available
Common Name: Not available
Flowering & Fruiting Period: Throughout the year
Distribution: South East Asia to Australia
Habitat: Grown as garden plant
Uses: Ornamental
Key Characteristics: Clusters of bright golden yellow star shaped flowers appear throughout the year on this compact, small growing vine. It is a vigorous climber with 6 inch long ovate to lance-shaped, lush green leaves. The yellow flowers have red stamens and are borne in loose racemes at the end of branches. Each inflorescence has up to 30 flowers. Fruits are star-like capsule with wings. When they mature, they become a brownish capsule