Host an Event Volunteer Join Tickets

Support the plant database you love!


Digital Herbaria

Parthenocissus quinquefolia

Parthenocissus quinquefolia (L.) Planch.

Virginia Creeper

Vitaceae (Grape Family)

USDA Symbol: PAQU2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

click to enlarge

Specimen & Label Data

Parthenocissus quinquefolia

Virginia Creeper, Woodbine


Location: S side of East-West path & 30 m W of Oakwell Farms Pky--Oakwell Farms.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Clamboring on shrubs & climbing by means of adhesive disks on Quercus, Ulmus, Celtis & Carya. More than half shade. Moist, alkaline, soil.

Description: Woody vine. Leaves alternate, long petioled (14 cm). Leaflets 5, palmately arranged, with short petioles, about 4 x 8 cm (variable), elliptic, acuminate at both ends, coarsely dentate on apical 2/3. Cymes opposite leaves and terminal. Flowers many. Fruit not seen.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Jun 29, 1987
Specimen number: 238

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0466
Accession Date: Jul 27, 1993
Accession Number: 36

Annotations: SCFXB

Return to List