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Family: PASSIFLORACEAE 

 Adenia kirkii
 

This plant might NOT be a A. kirkii,
which have more narrow lobed leaves.
 Then again, it could be juvenile leaves.

  
Author:  Heinrich Gustav Adolf Engler 1891
Family:  Passifloraceae
Habitat:  Costal Kenya, Eastern Tanzania, Zanzibar
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium-Maximum
Thickness:  30 centimetres
Height:  3 meters
Flower:  Green
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Modecca kirkii, Masters 1871
Got it from:  Jesendorf, Germany
Year:  2004

This plant from Specks have this narrow lobed leaf.
Photo by Specks.

   This member of the Passifloraceae family was given this name by Heinrich Gustav Adolf Engler in 1891. It is found in Costal Kenya, Eastern Tanzania and Zanzibar, growing in well-drained soil with some water and quiet some sun. The flowers are green, and beside seeds, it can be reproduced by cuttings, which might not form the caudex. It will raise to three meters from a 30 centimetres caudex.