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Family: ASCLEPIADACEAE* 

 Raphionacme globosa
 

Photo from Specks Exotica.

  
Author:  Karl Moritz Schumann 1893
Family:  Asclepiadaceae*
Habitat:  Angola, E.+N. South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zaire, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  20 centimetres
Height:  50 centimetres
Flower:  Brown
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -
This member of the Asclepiadaceae* family was described by K. Schumann in 1893. It is found in Angola, the Eastern and Northern Provinces of South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zaire, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. It grows in a well drained soil with some water and some sun. The caudex can grow up to 20 centimetres in diameter, the stem to 50 centimetres height. The flowers are brown.

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