Scrambling and climbing vine with shining, green leaves to 8 cm long. Good ground cover for rocks and logs but will only climb to several metres.

Found in a variety of habitats from coastal dunes to rainforest edges.

Masses of bright yellow 5-petalled flowers in spring and summer.

Photo: Robert Whyte

Fruit and propagation

Fruit opens to reveal bright red to orange seeds.

Propagate from seeds or cuttings.

Photo: Robert Whyte