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Ampelopsis arborea

This plant has poison characteristics. See below.
Common Name(s):
Pepper vine
Categories:
Native Plants, Poisonous Plants, Vines
Comment:

Best fruiting in full sun; dark green leaves; prefers moist but well-drained soil; native vine; foliage turns red in fall; can become invasive

Description:
Deciduous, climbing with few tendrils, trailing, or erect shrub; leaves alternate, simple or pinnately divided; berries dry or slightly fleshy, black, bluish, or greenish
Height:
15-30 ft.
Zones:
7-9
Habit:
Bushy
Texture:
Coarse
Exposure:
Sun to light shade; prefers moist but well-drained soil
Fruit:
Clusters of small berries that turn white to currant-red, then glossy blue-black
Poison Part:
Berries
Poison Delivery Mode:
Ingestion
Symptoms:
Unknown; questionably poisonous, but use caution
Toxic Principle:
Unknown
Severity:
CAUSES ONLY LOW TOXICITY IF EATEN
Found in:
Forest or natural area, as native vine in open woods; weedy in disturbed areas; landscape, as cultivated ornamental vine

NCCES plant id: 440

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