Banisteriopsis caapi (is a frost hardy perennial evergreen vine with pink flowers. It grows well in semi-shade and direct sun, and prefers medium levels of water. It has no drought tolerance. This vine has all year round interest. , , )
Used in tribal medicine as a hallucinogenic and also to cleanse the body of internal parasites.
Banisteriopsis caapi grows in soils ranging from a pH of 5.5 (very acidic ranges from 5.2 to 5.5) to 6.5 (slightly acidic ranges from 6.1 to 6.5).
It has green leaves. They arein shape.
Arbor or trellis, attractive foliage, container plant, greenhouse, tropical effect and wall side.
Propagation techniques include cuttings and seed.
Peru (Amazon region). Brazil (Amazon region).-1°C / 30.2F to
|Scientific classifications [Edit]|
|Specific epithet ?||caapi|
|Yage (Ireland), Caapi (Ireland), Ayahuasca (Ireland)|
References  ?
- Chinese Wisteria vines can grow to be very big. One of the oldest has branches over 500 ft / 152 metres long.
- Suggest your own Tidbit