Balloon Vine

Cardiospermum halicacabum

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Cardiospermum halicacabum, known as the balloon plant or love in a puff, is a climbing plant widely distributed in tropical and subtropical Africa and Asia. Often found as a weed along roads and rivers, it has been examined for antidiarrhoeal as well as homoeopathic medicinal properties.

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  1. (c) amarcianae, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/27898979
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cardiospermum_halicacabum

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