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Rhabdadenia biflora

Rhabdadenia biflora (Jacq.) Müll. Arg.

Mangrovevine, Rubbervine

Apocynaceae (Dogbane family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N), PR (N), VI (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Vine
Fruit Type: Follicle
Size Notes: Stems twining, up to about 12 feet long.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec


Native Habitat: Mangrove swamps and coastal hammocks.

National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: FACW OBL
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Rhabdadenia biflora in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Rhabdadenia biflora in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Rhabdadenia biflora


Record Modified: 2020-03-09
Research By: CBR

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