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Ceropegia fusca Bolle
Bonplandia 9: 51. 1861
Family: ASCLEPIADACEAE

Accepted Scientific Name: Ceropegia dichotoma subs. fusca (Bolle) G.D.Rowley
Asklepios 75: 36 1998

Ceropegia fusca (Ceropegia dichotoma subs. fusca) Photo by: Amante Darmanin
Montana roja, Tenerife

Synonyms:

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Accepted name in llifle Database:
Ceropegia dichotoma Haw.
Syn. Pl. Succ. 13 1812
Synonymy: 4 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Ceropegia dichotoma subs. fusca (Bolle) G.D.Rowley
Asklepios 75: 36 1998
Synonymy: 2 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Ceropegia dichotoma subs. krainzii (Svent.) Bruyns
Beitr. Biol. Pflanzen 60: 454 1985 publ. 1986
Synonymy: 4
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Common Names include:
ARABIC ( لعربية ): غشوة غبساء
GERMAN (Deutsch): Rotbraune Leuchterblume
SPANISH (Español): cardoncillo, mataperros

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Ceropegia dichotoma group

  • Ceropegia dichotoma Haw.: has lantern-shaped, yellow flowers. Stems: green to olive-green. Distribution: Tenerife, La Palma, La Gomera, Hierro & Lanzarote.
  • Ceropegia dichotoma subs. fusca (Bolle) G.D.Rowley: The lantern shaped flowers are dark reddish brown, the stems are glaucous-grey, reddish-green to olive green densely covered with white wax. Distribution: Tenerife, Gran Canaria and La Palma
  • Ceropegia dichotoma subs. krainzii (Svent.) Bruyns


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Ceropegia fusca (Ceropegia dichotoma subs. fusca) Photo by: Cactus Art
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Ceropegia fusca (Ceropegia dichotoma subs. fusca) Photo by: © Plantemania

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Ceropegia fusca (Ceropegia dichotoma subs. fusca) Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli
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Ceropegia fusca (Ceropegia dichotoma subs. fusca) Photo by: Cactus Art

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Ceropegia fusca (Ceropegia dichotoma subs. fusca) Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli
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The new shoots grows from the plant base and are of a bright chocolate. (Ceropegia dichotoma subs. fusca) Photo by: Cactus Art

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The fruit is a pair of large follicle up to 10 cm long. (Ceropegia dichotoma subs. fusca) Photo by: Cactus Art
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Ceropegia fusca (Ceropegia dichotoma subs. fusca) Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli

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Flower tubular, reddish brown, with five narrow lobes united at the tip.
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