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Pyrenacantha malvifolia, Monkey Chair

Pyrenacantha malvifolia

Monkey Chair
Family: Icacinaceae
Origin: Eastern Africa
CaudexVine or creeperFull sunSemi-shadeModerate water

Pyrenacantha malvifolia has an above ground swollen and thickened caudex with a diameter up to 1.5 metres (4 ft 11 in). On the top of the caudex emerge some vine-like stems with green round shaped leaves.



Pyrenacantha malvifolia, Monkey Chair


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