Lollipop Climber – Mahalingana Balli

Mahalingana Balli - Lolipop Creeper

Mahalingana Balli or Lollipop Climber is a perennial climber native to rainforests and dry rainforests. It is also known as Striped Cucumber, Marble Vine in English and Shivalingi in Hindi. The botanical name is Diplocyclos palmatus and belongs to … [Read more...]

Passion Flower – Passiflora Disemma

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  Plant Summary: The name of the flower Passion Flower - Passiflora Disemma is derived from the Passion of  Christ on the cross. In the 15th and 16th centuries, Spanish Christian missionaries discovered this flower and adopted its … [Read more...]