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Echites umbellata Jacq.
Devil's potato, Rubber Vine
Synonym(s): Echites echites
USDA Symbol: ECUM
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
The Rubber Vine is a member of the dogbane family (family Apocynaceae) which includes herbs and shrubs (trees in tropical regions) with solitary or clustered flowers and milky juice.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Vine Flower:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec
Bloom Notes: peaks in summer
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff