A natural climbing plant growing to at least 120cm/4ft that will adapt to many different locations, but prefers reasonable warmth, light shade, moderateand regular while in active growth. Stems are woody in older plants and are tri-lobed and an attractive glossy green. Provide canes or a trellis for the tendrils to cling to. Pot on annually in April until they are in 23cm/9in . Cuttings are prepared in April or May from pieces of with two attached-several should be put in each small pot to provide plants of full appearance.