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Cyphostemma montagnacii
Scientific Name: Cyphostemma montagnacii Descoings
Family: Vitaceae
Cyphostemma  montagnacii
Cyphostemma montagnacii in Art Pacheco's collection
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 10b-12

Frost Tolerance: Keep above 35F (2C)

Sun Exposure: light shade

Origin: Madagascar (Toliara)

Growth Habits: Caudiciform vine or shrub, up to 5 feet tall (1.5 m), succulent leaves.

Watering Needs:


The genus Cyphostemma was separated from the genus Cissus in the 1960's. It contains mostly caudiciform species.

Blooming Habits:

Fruiting Habits:

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