USDA Symbol:MEPE3 USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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Specimen & Label Data
Location: Midway between Oakwell Farms Pky and Ira Lee Rd., & 30 m S of Camden Circle--Oakwell Farms, San Antonio.
Habitat: Flat brushy area. Semi-shade. Nominal moisture. Alkaline soil.
Description: Monoecious, climbing, scabrous vine, clinging by axillary tendrils, with slender, branching stems. Leaves 5-lobed, to 6 cm wide with petioles to 2 cm. Pistillate flowers greenish-yellow, solitary in axils. Staminate flowers racemose.
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Jul 11, 1987
Specimen number: 255