Garlic Creeper, Mansoa Alliacea - Plant

Garlic creeper is 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.
  • Perfect plant for outdoor garden.
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About Garlic Creeper

Mansoa alliacea, or Garlic vine, is a species of tropical in the trumpet creeper family that is Bignoniaceae. Garlic creeper is 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.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height18 inch (46 cm)
Plant Spread 7 inch (18 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Garlic vine
Maximum Reachable Height 2 to 3 meter
Flower Colour Purple-white
Bloom Time October-March
Difficulty Level Easy

Planting and care


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Light Requirement

  • At least 3-6 hours of preferably morning sunlight a day is ideal for plant to grow well and natural indirect bright light for the rest of the day. .

  • Soil
  • The soil should be well drained and rich in organic content for growing garlic creeper plant.

  • Watering
  • Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
  • Apply 4 cup (Approx. 200 ml) water when top soil (1-2 inches) in pot feels dry to touch.
  • As rule of thumb, Water the plant thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.
  • Do not over-water the plant.
  • Apply water preferably in morning or evening.

  • Application of Fertilizer
  • Loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake the nutrients and moisture easily.
  • During the main growing season feed the plant with organic fertilizer once a month (Oct-Jan).
  • Apply water immediately after application of fertilizer.

  • Re-potting
  • When a plant outgrows in current pot, re-pot with fresh potting soil and some fertilizer.
  • Do the re-potting late evening and keep the plant in shady area for 2 to 3 days and then move the plant in its suitable growing condition.

  • For re-potting procedure click here

    Plant Protection
  • Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and dispose them away from the planting area.
  • Spray Neem, Eucalyptus or Citrus oil for any insect/pest attack, as a primary treatment.

  • Don'ts
  • Do not over-water the plant especially when pot does not have drainage holes.
  • Avoid applying water on flowers and leaves it may cause fungus infection.
  • Garlic Creeper care

    Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location:

  • Keep the plant in Natural indirect bright Light.
  • Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
  • Apply 4 cup (Approx. 200 ml) water when top soil (1-2 inches) in pot feels dry to touch.
  • Do not re-pot for min. 2 weeks after receiving it.

  • Key requirements to keep plant healthy:

    Sunlight Natural direct 3-6 hours of morning sunlight and natural indirect bright light for the rest of the day.
    Watering Apply 4 cup (Approx. 200 ml) water when top soil (1-2 inches) in pot feels dry to touch.
    Soil Soil should be well drain and fertile, rich in organic content.
    Temperature 25 to 35 drgree Celsius
    Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer once a month (Oct-Jan).

    Garlic Creeper special feature

    The flowers are funnel shaped with attractive Purple with white color.

    Garlic Creeper uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • The plant is used for ornamental purpose

    Frequently Asked Questions

    What is another name for a Garlic Creeper?

    Garlic Creeper is commonly known as Garlic vine

    How tall do Garlic Creeper grow?

    On average Garlic Creeper grows 2 to 3 meter

    What color are Garlic Creeper?

    A Garlic Creeper plant bears flowers of color Purple-white

    When Garlic Creeper blooms?

    With enough light, Garlic Creeper may produce Purple-white flowers in October-March

    How hard is Garlic Creeper to grow?

    A Garlic Creeper is Easy

    How much sunlight does a Garlic Creeper need?

    A Garlic Creeper prefers Natural direct 3-6 hours of morning sunlight and natural indirect bright light for the rest of the day.

    How much water does a Garlic Creeper need?

    A Garlic Creeper prefers watering Apply 4 cup (Approx. 200 ml) water when top soil (1-2 inches) in pot feels dry to touch.

    What kind of soil does a Garlic Creeper need?

    A Garlic Creeper prefers Soil should be well drain and fertile, rich in organic content.

    What temperature does a Garlic Creeper like?

    A Garlic Creeper prefers 25 to 35 drgree Celsius

    How often should I fertilize my Garlic Creeper?

    To encourage Garlic Creeper growth, Apply any organic fertilizer once a month (Oct-Jan).



    Reviews

    Sunday, 26 July 2020

    How old is the plant you have shown..?

    Kanchana R

    Tuesday, 21 July 2020

    Low maintenance perennial indoor potted plant

    nirav sanghvi

    Friday, 13 March 2020

    very durable plant to a wide range of conditions

    raja shekar

    Tuesday, 03 March 2020

    All product purchased give me full satisfaction,same time,save money

    MeeTu PraVeen TripaThi

    Friday, 07 February 2020

    he plant was very nicely packed. Thanks for the plant surely will order more

    Rohith Girikshith

    Tuesday, 04 February 2020

    I am satisfied with the plants.

    Riya Raj

    Friday, 22 November 2019

    Plant was healthy and growing.Delivered in well packed protective method. Appreciable. Thank you

    Ram Mahindra

    Thursday, 21 November 2019

    Exactly what I wanted and couldn t locate in any of our local shops! Thanks

    Ashish Bhujbal

    Wednesday, 20 November 2019

    It came well packed and is exactly how they show it

    RAJASREE RAJESWARI

    Thursday, 14 November 2019

    Easy plant to grow quickly and provide the rooms with a colourful leaf display

    tinsa renji

    Thursday, 14 November 2019

    Very much happy with the product and service.

    Dheeraj Yadav

    Tuesday, 29 October 2019

    Love how cute the plant is..

    Dheeraj

    Thursday, 24 October 2019

    Is it suitable for office premises with no fresh air space

    Ashish Sood

    Thursday, 24 October 2019

    Thanks the plant is growing well

    Sumeet sharma

    Wednesday, 23 October 2019

    I ve never ordered a plant online before. Will the plant not die doing delivery?

    Shakil Anwar

    Saturday, 19 October 2019

    Nice came in good condition

    Santosh Singh

    Saturday, 12 October 2019

    Keep it away from harsh direct sunlight to prevent leaf burn.

    Nikita OConnor

    Thursday, 10 October 2019

    I am satisfied with the plants.

    Mufida Shaikh

    Monday, 02 July 2018

    Pot seems to be really small. DO I have to shift the plan to the bigger pot as it starts growing in a few months?

    Vasumathi

    Monday, 02 July 2018

    Amazed us with safe and sound delivery

    Vijayalakshmi Kesharwalaa

    Sunday, 01 July 2018

    very durable plant to a wide range of conditions

    Surendra Rajput

    Saturday, 30 June 2018

    This is one of my favorite plants.

    Jyoti Dhingra

    Saturday, 30 June 2018

    It came well packed and is exactly how they show it

    Marudadu RajyaLakshmi

    Saturday, 30 June 2018

    Thank you Nurserylive for such nice live plants collection

    Marudadu RajyaLakshmi

    Saturday, 30 June 2018

    Plant is in good health.. I m really happy with this little one.

    Jeremy Cabral

    Saturday, 30 June 2018

    Beautiful plant, arrived in very good condition. Impressive packing. Looking forward to buy one more

    Rishikesh Gollapudi

    Thursday, 28 June 2018

    Absolutely no complaints! Beautiful plant, great packaging, prompt delivery.

    Sona John

    Thursday, 28 June 2018

    Great plant for a green gift

    Dimple Kataria

    Thursday, 28 June 2018

    Does it comes with soil?

    Namrata Mishra

    Tuesday, 26 June 2018

    Plant is in very good condition.....Vase is good ..... Packaging is ok..... Jelly balls were broken....

    Arfat Sayyed

    Monday, 25 June 2018

    Good for the price paid

    Tung nabum

    Monday, 25 June 2018

    Excellent service and good product. Well packed and well delivered. Though few leaves were fallen but plant was almost ok.

    Sriram Sena

    Monday, 25 June 2018

    Perfectly shipped with care... Live plant is healthy...

    AMit Saraf

    Sunday, 24 June 2018

    What can i do to maintain my plant?

    Alka Devi

    Sunday, 24 June 2018

    Excellent proctus collection

    Grasskhor

    Saturday, 23 June 2018

    I ve never ordered a plant online before. Will the plant not die doing delivery?

    Aftha Hafizka

    Saturday, 23 June 2018

    I want 2 purchase more of this so please provide this product on last offered dicounted price.

    Hely

    Friday, 22 June 2018

    Awesome.... Really I feel its now safe to buy plants online. Perfect packing....Great idea.

    Gaurav Narwania

    Friday, 22 June 2018

    A happy customer ?? But like could the rate be a bit reasonably else all good ... thanks

    trupti

    Friday, 22 June 2018

    Perfectly shipped with care... Live plant is healthy...

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    Friday, 22 June 2018

    Awesome.... Really I feel its now safe to buy plants online. Perfect packing....Great idea.

    Anoja Dipayan

    Thursday, 21 June 2018

    This Exotic Plant looks so beautiful.

    rahul

    Thursday, 21 June 2018

    It s lovely. The plant was carefully packed and seems to be genuine plant. I m happy with my purchase.

    SUSHMAA SINGH CHAUHAN

    Thursday, 21 June 2018

    Good plants?. every one should buy it.

    Ali Akhtar Ansari

    Thursday, 21 June 2018

    Easy plant to grow quickly and provide the rooms with a colourful leaf display

    Marudadu RajyaLakshmi

    Thursday, 21 June 2018

    Is the item durable?

    Praveen Kumar Singh

    Wednesday, 20 June 2018

    Plant received in good packing, but is not similar as shown in web site.

    Ashish Bhujbal

    Wednesday, 20 June 2018

    IS this, an indoor plant ????

    robbie

    Tuesday, 19 June 2018

    Excellent proctus collection

    Joshi Prisy

    Tuesday, 19 June 2018

    Very nice plants...looking so beautiful..thanku nurserylive?

    Vj singh

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