Shivlingi, Lingni

Posted by on August 15, 2013 in Creepers & Climbers, fruiting season SMW, semi shade, water generously | Comments Off on Shivlingi, Lingni

Shivlingi, Lingni
Scientific Name : Diplocyclos palmatus
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Common Name : Shivlingi, Lingni
Syn:  Bryonopsis laciniosa, Cayaponia laciniosa, Bryonia laciniosa.   A thin stemmed climber that grows as a weed. It has fruits that have medicinal uses. Matured fruit turn red.
Propagation : Seeds
Longevity : Annual