ID Tropical Seed Pod

karyn1(7a)January 31, 2012

This seed pod was from some sort of vine growing in Grand Cayman. Anyone have any idea what it might be? TIA

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botanicalboi(Zone 7 Georgia)

It is a type of wisteria. For some reason the white and blue varieties have shorter seed pods.

Here is a link that might be useful: Wisteria Pods and seeds

    Bookmark   February 2, 2012 at 1:25PM
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karyn1(7a)

I don't think it's a wisteria, at least not one of the varieties that grows in the cooler climates. I have a couple varieties of wisteria and the pods are very different. Wisteria pods are fuzzy and hard when dry. This was pliable with no fuzz. It was also a softer green stemmed plant, not woody, even the older parts of the vine.

    Bookmark   February 2, 2012 at 5:57PM
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karyn1(7a)

Now that it's growing I'm hoping that I can get an ID. It's not a terribly fast grower but maybe it will take off now that I can keep it outside.


TIA

    Bookmark   May 9, 2012 at 8:52AM
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