Trellis vine

Scientific Name
Pergularia daemia (Forssk.) Chiov. subsp. daemia
Higher Classification
Asclepias convolvulacea Willd., Asclepias daemia Forssk., Asclepias echinata Roxb., Asclepias glabra Forssk., Asclepias scandens P.Beauv., Cynanchum bicolor Andr., Cynanchum cordifolium Retz., Cynanchum echinatum Thunb., Cynanchum extensum Jacq., Cynanchum pendulum Poir., Daemia aethiopica Decne., Daemia angolensis Decne., Daemia barbata Schltr. (later homonym), not of Klotzsch (1861), Daemia bicolor Sweet, Daemia cordifolia (Retz.) K.Schum., Daemia extensa (Jacq.) R.Br., Daemia forskalii Schult., Daemia glabra (Forssk.) Schult., Daemia guineensis G.Don, Daemia scandens (P.Beauv.) G.Don ex Loud., Pergularia daemia (Forssk.) Chiov. var. daemia, Pergularia daemia (Forssk.) Chiov. var. macrantha Chiov., Pergularia extensa (Jacq.) N.E.Br., Pergularia glabra (Forssk.) Chiov., Raphistemma ciliatum Hook.f.
Common Names
Bobbejaankambro (a), Trellis vine (e)
National Status
Status and Criteria
Least Concern
Assessment Date
W. Foden & L. Potter
This taxon was not selected in any one of four screening processes for highlighting potential taxa of conservation concern for detailed assessment and was hence given an automated status of Least Concern. The Threatened Species Programme is currently systematically completing full assessments for all taxa with an automated status. If you disagree with this taxon's status, please contact the Threatened Species Programme at the link below.
Not endemic to South Africa
Provincial distribution
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Pergularia daemia (Forssk.) Chiov. subsp. daemia Least Concern Raimondo et al. (2009)

Raimondo, D., von Staden, L., Foden, W., Victor, J.E., Helme, N.A., Turner, R.C., Kamundi, D.A. and Manyama, P.A. 2009. Red List of South African Plants. Strelitzia 25. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.

Foden, W. & Potter, L. 2005. Pergularia daemia (Forssk.) Chiov. subsp. daemia. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2022/08/16

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