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Family: BASELLACEAE 

 Basella leandriana
 

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Author:  Joseph Marie Henry Alfred Perrier de la Bāthie 1950
Family:  Basellaceae
Habitat:  Central + Eastern Madagascar
Soil:  Grit or Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  15 centimetres
Height:  8 meters
Flower:  Greenish White
Reproduction:  Seeds/Rhizome
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -
This member of the Basellaceae family was described by Joseph Marie Henry Alfred Perrier de la Bāthie in 1950. It is found in the central and eastern part of Madagascar. It has a subterranean caudex/rhizome which can grow to fifteen centimetres, the vines will reach for eight meters. It grows between rocks in grit or other well drained soil with some water and some sun.

Also seen as a member of the Chenopodiaceae family.