IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

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Trailing and scrambling herb with semi-erect stems up to 1 m. Leaves opposite, one larger than the other in each pair, usually asymmetrical at the base. Flowers in terminal clusters, white with a purple centre, appearing from broad, overlapping bracts. The flowers have an unpleasant smell.


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© Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

Source: Flora of Zimbabwe

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