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Paederia foetida, Paederia scandens, Skunkvine, Stinkvine, Chinese Fever Vine

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Paederia foetida, Paederia scandens

Skunkvine, Stinkvine, Chinese Fever Vine
Family: Rubiaceae
Origin: Asia
Vine or creeperFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterWhite/off-white flowersEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
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Paederia foetida is a fast-growing, slender, perennial, climbing plant producing stems 1.5 - 7 metres long that twine into other plants for support. Paederia foetida is sometimes planted as an ornamental; and has virtue in folk medicine. The whole plant has a foetid aroma when rubbed.



Paederia foetida, Paederia scandens, Skunkvine, Stinkvine, Chinese Fever Vine

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Paederia foetida, Paederia scandens, Skunkvine, Stinkvine, Chinese Fever Vine

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Paederia foetida, Paederia scandens, Skunkvine, Stinkvine, Chinese Fever Vine

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