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Digital Herbaria

Smilax renifolia

Smilax renifolia Small

Kidney-leaf Greenbriar

Smilacaceae (Catbrier Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Smilax renifolia

Kidneyleaf Greenbrier


Location: N side of East-West Path & 30 m E of intersection of E-W & Wolfeton Paths--Oakwell Farms, San Antonio.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Climbing in shade of Celtis & Ulmus.

Description: Shrubby perennial w/elongated, high climbing, distinctly angled stems. Leaves alternate, reniform to deltoid-reniform, to 6 cm long x 7 cm broad, rounded & mucronate at apex, sub-cordate at base, on petioles to 12 mm long, entire. Peduncles to 18 mm long. Berries one-seeded, black, sub-globose.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 4, 1994
Specimen number: 578

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0865
Accession Date: Aug 23, 1994
Accession Number: 66

Annotations: DXFXB Dioecious/Pistillate (In fruit)

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