Cephalopentandra ecirrhosa 5"
- Regular price $24.99
East African vining geophytic caudiciform that makes a HUGE, knobby, warty caudex. Cucurbit, related to the cucumber! Leaves are big and deeply lobed. Little yellow flowers yield fruit but plants are male and female. Dormant during the winter. Nice big plants in 5" pots.
This plant is drought deciduous and is likely to drop leaves in transit. We will pre-trim this plant prior to shipping. Water it well when it arrives and you should see new growth within 1-2 weeks. Please reach out with questions!
Coccinia ecirrhosa Cogn. in Bull. Herb. Boissier 4: 822 (1896)
Cephalopentandra obbiadensis Chiov. in Fl. Somala 1: 187 (1929)
Coccinia obbiadensis (Chiov.) Cufod. in Bull. Jard. Bot. État Bruxelles 35(Suppl.): 1050 (1965)
Coccinia quercifolia Hutch. & E.A.Bruce in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1941: 99 (1941)
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