Dioscorea oppositifolia
  • Description
    Climber; decidious; smooth stem; thornless.
  • Habit
    Found either in the mature stands reaching up into the canopy, or in more disturbed areas straggling over other plants.
  • Landscape Information
    Climber for covering walls
  • Uses
    Tuber is applied externally to swellings caused by scorpion and snake bites