What is another word for Genus Periploca?
3 synonyms found
[ d͡ʒˈɛnəs pˌɛɹɪplˈə͡ʊkə], [ dʒˈɛnəs pˌɛɹɪplˈəʊkə], [ dʒ_ˈɛ_n_ə_s p_ˌɛ_ɹ_ɪ_p_l_ˈəʊ_k_ə]
The Genus Periploca is a group of plants that belongs to the family of Asclepiadaceae. They are known for their ability to climb and have been used for medicinal purposes. Commonly referred to as silk vine or periploca, the Genus Periploca includes several species, including Periploca graeca, Periploca laevigata, and Periploca angustifolia. Other synonyms for the Genus Periploca include Rothonia, Caralluma, and Stapelia. These plants are known for their antioxidant properties and have been used in traditional medicine for their healing properties. Periploca plants are also used in landscaping for their ornamental qualities, with their delicate flowers adding a touch of elegance to gardens.