Distinguished by climbing habitat; leaves with heart-shaped base, leaf stalk twisted and with a stipule like small leaf at the base; flowers showy, made up of large pipe – shaped, petal-like calyx fruit an oblong capsule, ending in a projection; seeds tear-drop shaped. Flowers of this plant are heart- shaped greenish yellow with fancy purplish-brown markings. They are long in size and its flowering period extends all summer. Species of this flower are genetically named as pipe vines or Dutchman’s pipe. It is considered as one of the famous garden flowers in India. It is not an indigenous plant and hails from West India and South America. The plant must be closely watched as it is invasive in Limpopo and Mpumalanga