Berchemia kulingensis is a scrambling to climbing shrub growing up to 3 metres tall[
The plant is harvested from the wild for local medicinal use.
E. Asia - southern and eastern China.
Forests in valleys, forest margins, thickets; at elevations from 300 - 2,200 metres[
Berchemia kulingensis is found in warm temperate to subtropical regions of southern China, where it grows in hardiness zones 8 - 10.
Species in this genus generally require a good moist well-drained loam, succeeding in full sun if the soil does not dry out otherwise growing best in light shade[
The roots are used medicinally[
]. No more information is given.
Seed - sow spring or autumn in a cold frame[
]. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on in the greenhouse for at least their first winter. Plant them out into their permanent positions in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts.
Cuttings of half-ripe wood, mid summer in a frame[
Cuttings of mature wood of the current season's growth, late autumn to January in a frame.
Root cuttings in winter[
Layering of young stems in winter[