Cardiospermum halicacabum

Cardiospermum halicacabum

(Small Balloon Vine)

FAMILY

Sapindaceae

Species

Cardiospermum halicacabum

Common name(s)

Small Balloon Vine

Flower colour; life form

Slender vine with tendrils

Distinguishing features

Leaves compound, lower pair of leaflets may be divided again; margins toothed. Inflorescence with 3-4 branches. Fruit 2.5-3 cm long, aril present at base of seeds.

Scan of Cardiospermum