Strongylodon macrobotrys Strongylodon macrobotrys, commonly known as jade vine, emerald vine or turquoise jade vine, is a species of leguminous perennial woody vine, a native of the tropical forests of the Philippines, with stems that can reach up to 18 m in length.
Jade Vine: The jade vine (Strongylodon macrobotrys) is a native of the tropical forests of the Philippines. Its flowers are the color of highly unusual blue-green jade, and hang in bunches up to 90 cm long; each clawlike flower is about 7½ cm long. The jade vine's flowers are pollinated by bats.
Strongylodon macrobotrys (Fabaceae) The jade vine is an incredible tropical leguminous vine from the Philippines. It can be propagated from seed or cuttings, and flowers at an early age, producing huge clusters of bright blue-green flowers with dark purple stems. You have to see it to believe it!!! Blooms in January and February in Puerto Rico.