M Ibervillea sonorae (S. Watson) Greene is an accepted name. This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Ibervillea (family Cucurbitaceae). Ibervillea sonorae (Cucurbitaceae) induces the glucose uptake in human mechanism of an Ibervillea sonorae aqueous extract (ISE). Maximowiczia sonorae S. Wats Ibervillea sonorae var. peninsularis (I.M. Johnston) I.L. Wigg. [editar datos en Wikidata]. Ibervillea sonorae es una especie de.

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The shoots are round, smooth, glabrous and green above, brown grey and grey-spotted or streaked below. Every autumn the shoots die back and sprout again early in the spring. The flowers coming throughout most of the summer.

Female flowers pistillate solitary, small, looking like they have growing from a miniature zucchini.

Ibervillea sonorae

Watson Greene Ibervillea sonorae var. The vines grow up through the plant under which they grow. The fruit becomes red as it ripens. It’s also possible to make cuttings.

Watson Greene Erythea 3 5: Bugs, mealy bugs and mites usually are not a problem with the Ibervilleahowever if they do appear, simply spray the houseplant down with a soapy water mix twice a day until they are gone. It doesn’t like a wet winter when the tuber is dormant after shedding its leavesbut will survive.


Leaf tips have a tendency to dry and be brown in the house, so if possible place it outside in the summer. Grows in a rich, very well drained, preferably stony and drained soil mix.

Indoors they are often grown in shallow pots, with a tuft of wining stems emerging from a wonorae stem that seems to erupt from the soil. Remove the spent branches. Over-watering is the most frequent cause of failure when growing Ibervilleaand should be kept on the dry side. Plants even five to ten years old are extremely nice. Fertilize them only once during this period. Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Ibervillea sonorae group.

Keep the root in the shade, light shade to full sun for the vine. They are pretty resistant to rotting if all other conditions are good.

Ibervillea sonorae (S. Watson) Greene — The Plant List

It grows in open habitats at low elevations in the sonoran desert in sandy plains, canyon bottom, north- and south-facing canyon slopes, iibervillea nearby desert, especially along washes. Back to Ibervillea index. Petiole spreading, mm long villous. It is hardy to -7 degrees Celsius if kept dry.


Ibervillea sonorae – Wikispecies

Geophyte twining vine, the vine part is mostly annual and deciduous. In that sohorae, paying attention to the plant and not the calendar is a good idea. Watson See all synonyms of Ibervillea sonorae. Watson Greene Maximowiczia sonorae S.

Fruits are eaten by lizards and other animals. However warmth throughout the year will increase the grower’s success at temperatures from 5 to 10 degrees centigrade during rest season. Each year before the rainy season comes, it sends out a few roots downward and shoots upward.

Rounded at the large end. The Sonora desert is ibfrvillea to succulent flora and is particularly rich in local endemics such as: The plants are very slow growing, so don’t expect great growth spurts from year to year.