Rattan-Vine (Berchemia scandens)

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Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 20-50 feet
Plant Spread: 6-12 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Edible to birds
Other: Ellipsoid drupe, dark purple at maturity.
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Green
White
Other: Greenish-white
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Taproot
Uses: Will Naturalize
Edible Parts: Fruit
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Containers: Not suitable for containers

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