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Botanical names:
Cissus trifoliata Accepted
Cissus incisa Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 15 feet or more
Plant Spread: Climbing, trailing vine
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Showy
Other: Inedible green berry turning bluish to purplish black at maturity.
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Green
Other: Greenish-yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Tuber
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Humidity tolerant

Every year this plant is host to the Vine Sphinx caterpillar.  Wh

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
What is this 3 leaf (might be a vine) growing by my Chinese indigo? by Berrycajun Mar 25, 2020 6:36 PM 9
Cissus alata by Gina1960 Feb 2, 2019 9:40 AM 7
Help identifying a vine by Makilahy Aug 28, 2018 3:48 PM 10
2018 Butterflies, Moths & Larva by jmorth Jun 29, 2019 5:33 PM 1,770
Poison Ivy ??? by jsf67 Jun 7, 2018 7:11 AM 21
Who is saving seeds this fall? by mom2goldens Oct 21, 2014 12:53 PM 100
unknown native vine by needrain Aug 3, 2014 6:33 AM 3

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