Genus in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection
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Twining climber with annual, right-twining, unarmed stems, growing from a perennial fleshy tuber. Leaves usually opposite, 10-20 cm long, heart-shaped, covered in stellate hairs, more densely so below. Flowers in pendent, axillary spikes, unisexual. Bulbils often present, particularly at flowering time, axillary, c. 1 cm in diameter, globose to ovoid, tuberculate, dark brown. Fruit 4-winged capsul... © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings (licence)See more in the Encyclopedia of Life...
- Parent Taxon
- Taxonomic Completion
0.33%2 of 613 accepted Species
- Global Pollen Project UUID
- Botanical Reference
- None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
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This taxon is currently linked to the following locations.The Plant ListGlobal Biodiversity Information Facility