Description: Deciduous, woody perennial to annual and fast-growing (up to 3 m) vine that has forked tendrils as support to climb. The leaves are lobate with large teeth like serrated edges. They have small, white irregular flowers. The fruit is balloon-like with a thin papery skin and bloated and angled capsules with three black seeds each. The seed has a heart shaped scar.
Grow best: Easy to grow it is an invasive weed
Use: Leaves are used in Ayurveda and in making teas too.