Morinda jasminoides (RUBIACEAE) Sweet Morinda

Plants to Plant

A slender bushy climber in or near most types of rainforest from Victoria to north-east Queensland and inland to the Bunya Mountains. Creamy orange flower in summer. Orange fruit, irregularly shaped. Ripe March – April. A delightful light climber with lustrous foliage and sweetly perfumed flowers. Propagates from fresh seed which germinate easily. Cuttings strike easily. Flowers attract numerous butterflies and other insects.
Photo: BRAIN 2003