|Author: ||Bernard M.
Cyphostemma roseiglandulosa, Bernard M. Descoings, 1964.
This member of the Vitaceae family was given this name by Bernard M.
Descoings in 1964. It is found
in western Madagascar, growing on bare limestone or in a well drained soil with
quite some water water and some sun. The caudex can grow to 50
centimetres in diameter, 150 centimetres high, the entire plant to 8 metres
or more in
flowers are greenish to red.
The genera name from the Greek kyphos; 'tumor' or ,'hump' and
stemma; 'garland' or 'crown'. The species name means 'rose'
and 'glandular', having glands or glandular cells.