With its scarlet to pink flowers, Kennedia rubicunda (Running Postman or Dusky Coral Pea) is a useful medicinal plant to have growing in your garden. Dusky Coral Pea is native to the eastern states of Australia but is also found growing inland so it has a wide range of soil conditions it can tolerate though it prefers sandy soils or soils with good drainage. Dusky Coral Pea is a twining scrambler that can be used as a groundcover or trained up wire supports, teepees, arches etc. placed in a pot on a balcony. Dusky Coral Pea prefers full sun but will handle part shade. It needs to be protected from frosts.