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Cyphostemma currori
Scientific Name: Cyphostemma currori (Hooker fil.) Descoings
Synonym: Cyphostemma cramerana, Cissus currori
Family: Vitaceae
Cyphostemma  currori
Cyphostemma currori in Art Pacheco's collection
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 10b-12

Frost Tolerance: Keep above 35F (2C)

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: South Africa, Namibia, Angola

Growth Habits: Caudiciform tree, up to 25 feet tall (7.5 m), yellowish bark

Watering Needs:


Cyphostemma currori is a pachycaul tree, the largest species of the genus.

Blooming Habits:
Cyphostemma currori has yellowish flowers followed by poisonous one-seeded red fruits similar to grapes.

Fruiting Habits:

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