Ceropegia linearis

Ceropegia linearis
Montreal Botanical Garden
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Asclepiadoideae
Genus: Ceropegia
Species: C. linearis
Binomial name
Ceropegia linearis
E.Mey.
Synonyms[1]
  • Ceropegia caffrorum Schltr.
  • Ceropegia debilis N.E.Br.

Ceropegia linearis is a species of flowering plant in the family Apocynaceae, native to Southern Africa.[2]

The popular houseplant Ceropegia woodii is sometimes treated as a subspecies of C. linearis, as C. linearis subsp. woodii.[1]

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