This member of the
Asclepiadaceae* family was described by Friedrich Richard
Rudolf Schlechter in 1894. It is found in KwaZulu-Natal, South
growing in a well drained soil with some water and some
sun. The caudex might grow to twelve centimetres or more, the vines to
two meters or more. The flowers are green.
*This family might
been incorporated in the Apocynaceae