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Family: ASCLEPIADACEAE* 

 Brachystelma praelongum
 

Photo by Jackling Hu.

  
Author:  Spencer Le Marchant Moore 1902
Family:  Asclepiadaceae*
Habitat:  South Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium-Maximum
Thickness:  4 centimetres
Height:  15 centimetres
Flower:  Crème Coloured/Brown
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -

The flower by Jackling Hu.

Photo by Specks.

   This member of the Asclepiadaceae* family was given this name by Spencer Le Marchant Moore in 1902. It is found in South Africa, growing in a well drained soil with some water and some to lots of sun. The caudex can grow up to four centimetres in diameter, the stems up to fifteen centimetres height. The flowers are crème coloured and light brown.

*This family might been incorporated in the Apocynaceae family now.

The leaves by Jackling Hu.