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Family: ASCLEPIADACEAE* 

 Ceropegia meyeri-johannis
 
  
Author:  Heinrich Gustav Adolf Engler 1891
Family:  Asclepiadaceae*
Habitat:  Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Zaire, Malawi, Zambia, Mozambique, South Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  2-3 centimetres, 15-30 centimetres long
Height:  4 metres
Flower:  Grenish-Yellow-Maroon
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Ceropegia calcarata, N. E. Brown 1903. Ceropegia verdicikii, De Wildeman 1903. Ceropegia angensis, De Wildeman 1928. Ceropegia criniticaulis, Werdermann 1938. Ceropegia dubia, R. A. Dyer 1980
This member of the Asclepiadaceae* family was described by Heinrich Gustav Adolf Engler in 1891. It is found in the tropical Africa, growing in a well drained soil with some water and some sun in the edge of forests. The fleshy roots can grow to two or even three centimetres in diameter and the vines from two to four metres. The flowers are greenish-yellow and can have a maroon base. 

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