Garlic vine | Mansoa alliacea
Common Name: Garlic Vine
Botanical name: Mansoa alliacea
There are several ornamental vine varieties. But nothing comes close to the beauty of Garlic vine, in it’s all tricolour bloom. Deep lavender flowers with white shades slowly fade into pale lavender as they grow, they make monsoon more scenic. It has several names like Amethyst vine for it’s colours and wild garlic for its unique nature to spread the aroma of garlic when they are crushed. In places, it is also used for its culinary value.