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    05 / 28 / 2018

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    Patricia Bennett


The bulb will begin to split and form new bulbs. The bulbs will send a vine that is very lacy and will vine spring through fall. My mother called it an Ôonion bulb vineÕ. Would love to know its name and origin! Thanks


  • laura735 Master Identifier says:

    You’re welcome! A 20 years old gift plant from ‘Mom’ is growing still & so robust, that’s a very special plant Patricia! Laura

    May 30th, 2018 at 3:05pm

  • Patricia Bennett Registered says:

    Ooooooh thank you so much!!! I have looked and looked and you gave me just what I needed! The link was great and the information was truly informative and very interesting. My mother gave it to me 20 years ago and it has give me a lot of babies along the way! Thanks again for your help in identifying my little plant.

    May 30th, 2018 at 1:15pm

  • laura735 Master Identifier says:

    Looks like a species in the Bowiea genus, this could be the climbing onion (B. volubilis). Check out the link below for more information. Best wishes!

    May 29th, 2018 at 12:23am

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