Botanical name: Tylophora dalzellii Family: Asclepiadaceae (Milkweed family)
Dalzell Ipecac is a smaller perennial climber with round, slender, twinning stem. Like other plants of this family, it exudes milky juice when bruised. Oppositely arranged leaves are ovate-oblong, 5-10 cm long, with tapering tip. Base is rounded and the leaf stalk is 1 cm long. Pinkish flowers are borne in stalked clusters 2-3 across. Flower stalks are 6-25 mm long, and the sepal cup is bristly. Pods are 7-10 cm long, pointed, channeled. Flowering: June-August.
Identification credit: Prashant Awale, Shrikant Ingalhalikar
The flower labeled Dalzell Ipecac is ...