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Fockea edulis (Thunb.) K.Schum.
Nat. Pflanzenfam. [Engler & Prantl] iv. 2 (1895) 296.
Family: ASCLEPIADACEAE

Fockea edulis Photo by: K.k. Agrawal

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Accepted name in llifle Database:
Fockea edulis (Thunb.) K.Schum.
Nat. Pflanzenfam. [Engler & Prantl] iv. 2 (1895) 296.
Synonymy: 4
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Common Names include:
ENGLISH: Hottentot Bread
CHINESE (中文): 火星人, 蘿藦塊根



1725 valentino Valentino Vallicelli
The flowers of Fockeas are greenish, not very showy but lightly scented. Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli
1724 valentino Valentino Vallicelli
- This is an easy-to-grow caudiciform plant with interesting fat grey tuber. Since it is a vine, it produces thin branches that climb on any type of available supports. In the wild, the caudex is partially or totally buried. Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli

1732 cactus-art Cactus Art
Fockea edulis Photo by: Cactus Art
7715 valentino Valentino Vallicelli
Fockea edulis Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli

1729 valentino Valentino Vallicelli
Fockea edulis Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli
1726 valentino Valentino Vallicelli
Fockea edulis Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli

19119 giuseppe2 Giuseppe Distefano
Fockea edulis Photo by: Giuseppe Distefano
25222 giuseppe2 Giuseppe Distefano
Fockea edulis Photo by: Giuseppe Distefano

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