It is a tropical plant grown in subtropical climate.It is an evergreen medicinal Creeper ,It requires temperatures ranging between 15 degree Celsius to 40 degree Celsius with well drained fertile soil. In 3 to 6 months vines reach 152 to 180 cm in height.
Leaves are full of Vitamins – Vitamin C , calcium, Keratin. It helps in treating diabetes, aids in weight loss. Heals wounds, cures headache etc., it also helps in digestion.