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Family: APOCYNACEAE 

 Stomatostemma monteiroae
 
  
Author:  Nicholas Edward Brown 1902
Family:  Apocynaceae 
Habitat:  Zimbabwe, Swaziland
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  5 centimetres
Height:  1 meter
Flower:  ?
Reproduction:  Seeds/(Cuttings?)
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Cryptolepis monteireae Oliver
   This member of the Apocynaceae family was given this name by Nicholas Edward Brown in 1902. It is found in the Southern Africa (Zimbabwe, Swaziland). The bulbs will grow to 5 centimetres in diameter, the stems reaches for one meter.

Named after Mrs. Rose Monteiro, 1840, the wife of Joachim J. Monteiro, a Portuguese entomologist and naturalist; they collected plant in Angola and Mozambique

It is in the subfamily Periplocoideae. Former a member of the Asclepiadaceae and the Periplocaceae family.