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String of Hearts, Rosary Vine
Ceropegia woodii

Asclepiadaceae

Trailing stems of small fleshy leaves which are heart-shaped and marbled with white; fleshy bead-like structures develop on the stems; leaf backs and stems purple.

Plant Form or Habit: cascading

Plant Use: hanging basket

Exposure: medium

Flower Color: marbled green,gray, white, rose

Blooming Period:

Height: n/a

Width: vines up to 3 feet

Foliage Texture: fine

Heat Tolerance: high

Water Requirements: medium

Additional Comments: Provide bright light to retain leaf color; sllow the soil to dry between waterings; handle stems gently as they tangle easily.

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