Name

Cobaea

Latin

Cobaea Scandens

Secret Meaning

Gossip

Alternative Names:

Cup and Saucer Vine, Cathedral Bells, Mexican Ivy, Monastery Bells

Facts & Folkore:

Cobaea scandens is a species of flowering perennial plant of the Polemoniaceae family, native to the tropical Americas. It is widely cultivated for its twining habit and its highly ornamental, bell-shaped flowers. This plant has become a common weed in New Zealand, probably as a garden escape.

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