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Family: PASSIFLORACEAE 

 Adenia gummifera
 

Found this plant at Specks Exotica.

  
Author:  Hermann August Theodor Harms 1897
Family:  Passifloraceae
Habitat:  Eastern, Central, South Africa ,Seychelles
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium-Maximum
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  10 centimetres
Height:  30 metres
Flower:  Green
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  Monkey Rope, Snake Climber
Synonyms:  Modecca gummifera, Harvey 1860. Ophiocaulon gummifer, Masters 1871
This member of the Passifloraceae  family was given this name by Hermann August Theodor Harms in 1897. It is found on the Seychelles, in Somalia, Kenya, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda and Zaire, growing in a well drained soil with some to lots of water and some sun. The flowers are green. The vines can reach 30 metres in length, and a diameter of at least ten centimetres at the base.