Herb: Milk Vine

Latin name: Leichhardtia leptophylla

Synonyms: Marsdenia viridiflora

Family: Asclepiadaceae (Milkweed Family)

Edible parts of Milk Vine:

Fruit - cooked. it is usually roasted and the seeds are sometimes rejected. The ovoid fruit is 4 - 8cm long.

Description of the plant:


Habitat of the herb:

Open forest and scrub.

Propagation of Milk Vine:

Seed -

Cultivation of the herb:

Open forest and scrub.

Medicinal use of Milk Vine:

None known

Known hazards of Leichhardtia leptophylla:

None known

Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.