Garlic creeper is a delight to grow as it shoots up very fast. Garlic Vine is one of the most rewarding, flowering vines that you can grow. Interestingly enough it smells like garlic.
- What makes it special: One of the best attractive flowering climber plants.
- Low maintenance plant.
- The perfect plant for outdoor gardens.
Manson alliacea, or Garlic vine, is a species of tropical in the trumpet creeper family that is Bignoniaceae. Garlic creeper is a beautiful ornamental vine with opposite leaves divided into two ovate leaflets. The flowers are funnel-shaped and purple to white in color.
Garlic Vine is one of the most rewarding, flowering vines that you can grow. Interestingly enough it smells like garlic. However, it doesn’t smell if the plant is left alone, only when the leaves are crushed. The smell is because it contains sulfur like allin and allyl sulphides that the garlic has.