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Morinda jasminoides (RUBIACEAE) Sweet Morinda

Morinda
Photo: BRAIN 2003

A slender bushy climber in or near most types of rainforest from Victoria to Nth east Qld and inland to the Bunya Mtns.

Creamy orange flower in summer.

Orange fruit, irregularly shaped. Ripe Mar - 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.