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Parthenocissus vitacea

Parthenocissus vitacea (Knerr) Hitchc.

Hiedra Creeper, Woodbine

Vitaceae (Grape Family)


USDA Symbol: pavi5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Vine
Size Notes: Climber
Autumn Foliage: yes
Fruit: Black, Blue
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow , Green , Brown
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul


USA: AZ , CA , CO , CT , IA , ID , IL , IN , KS , MA , ME , MI , MN , MO , MT , ND , NE , NH , NJ , NM , NV , NY , OH , OK , OR , PA , RI , SD , TX , UT , VT , WA , WI , WY
Canada: ON , PE
Native Habitat: am/river banks, Open woodlands, Thickets

Growing Conditions

Water Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade , Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry , Moist
Soil Description: Sandy, Sandy Loam, Medium Loam, Clay Loam, Clay

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Austin, TX


Bibref 291 - Texas Wildscapes: Gardening for Wildlife (1999) Damude, N. & K.C. Bender

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Parthenocissus vitacea in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Parthenocissus vitacea in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Parthenocissus vitacea


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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