Fourleaf Wild-Yam

Dioscorea quaternata  

 

An appealing spring flowering vine that produces tubers. Grows best in semi-shaded conditions. Flowers vary from white to a green tinted yellow. The wide, heart-shaped leaves and climbing characteristics make this an attractive vine. Wild Yam has been used in the treatment of neuralgia, stomach and menstrual cramps and as a general antispasmodic.

  • Characteristics

    Type: Perennial

    Height: 1-3 Feet

    Blooms: May

    Bloom Colour: Green White

  • Growth Conditions

    Light: Part Shade

    Soil: Moist, Loam/Organic & Average Soil

    Habitat: Thickets & Floodplain Woodlands

C$5.50Price
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