Gonolobus suberosus

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Natural Range in Florida
USDA Zones

Suitable to grow in:
10A 8A 8B 9A 9B 

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Anglepod Milkvine, Anularfruit Milkvine


Also known as Gonolobus laevis

Plant Specifics

Size:To 10 ft.  Needs trees/shrubs to climb on.
Life Span:Long-lived perennial
Flower Color:Maroon and yellow
Fruit Color:Brown (not showy)
Phenology:Deciduous. Blooms April-October.
Habitats:Mesic forests


Recommended Uses:Natural areas with some trees and vines for support
Light: Full Sun,  Part Shade
Moisture Tolerance:
always floodedextremely dry
Moisture Tolerance: Somewhat moist, no flooding ----- to ----- Not wet but not extremely dry
Salt Water Flooding Tolerance:Unknown
Salt Spray Tolerance:Unknown



  • Larvel host for monarch and queen butterflies
  • Pollinated by flies