Behind the cake was a large heart made of grape vines and forget-me-not flowers.
African (Ire or Irai or Lagos) rubber tree, which belongs to the Apocynaceae, a natural order which includes the Landolphia vines as well as other rubber producers.
Among these may be mentioned the Landolphia vines, which are still the chief source of African rubber.
Everything the vines touched they crushed, and our adventurers were indeed thankful to have escaped being cast among them.
There is a piazza in front, covered with vines that grow so luxuriantly that you have to part them to see the garden beyond.