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Family: MENISPERMACEAE 

 Stephania glandulifera
 

Found this dormant plant in Nepal BG.

  
Author:  John Miers 1866
Family:  Menispermaceae
Habitat:  North-Eastern India, Nepal
Soil:  Rich
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  40 Centimetres
Height:   5 Metres
Flower:  Greenish
Reproduction:  Seeds/(Cuttings?)
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Stephania rotunda Lour.

The small flowers by Plant Hunter.

 

 

   This member of the Menispermaceae family was given this name by John Miers in 1866. It is found in the forests of north-eastern India and Nepal, growing in a rich soil with some to lots of water and some sun. It is found from 1300-2100 meters. The caudex can grow to 40 centimetres in diameter, the entire plant to five metres in height. The flowers are greenish.