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Family: PASSIFLORACEAE 

 Adenia ellenbeckii
 
  
Author:  Hermann August Theodor Harms 1923
Family:  Passifloraceae
Habitat:  Kenya, Somaliland, Tanzania, Uganda
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  4250 centimetres
Height:  1,5 meter
Flower:  Pale Yellow-Crème Colour
Reproduction:  Seeds/(Cuttings)
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -
This member of the Passifloraceae family was described by Hermann August Theodor Harms in 1923. It is found in eastern Africa, growing in a well drained soil with some water and some sun.  The caudex can reach 25 centimetres in diameter, the vines 150 centimetres and the flowers are from pale yellow to creamy.

Useful tip: The juice of the fruit in meat has been used to poison hyenas.