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Cocculus carolinus

Previously known as:

  • Epibaterium carolinum
Description

This attractive vine will have you thinking of Christmas in no time. The delicate shape of the leaves forming almost like a heart will have you finding a sketchbook and drawing pictures of this attractive fine. This fine attracts birds and will look amazing in many gardens. This plant grows rapidly so be wise where you plant it. It would look amazing in an area where it can climb and with its red berries, it will be the attraction for many birds to enjoy its beauty.

Some interesting facts

This plant has a cluster of shiny, dark red fruit appear in fall and last into winter

This plant can be planted in a range of soil types.

So if you want a vine with a splash of color this plant could be your answer.
 

Cultivars:
Tags:
#red#deciduous#drought tolerant#red berries#woodland garden#vines#climber#Christmas#rapid grower
Cultivars:
Tags:
#red#deciduous#drought tolerant#red berries#woodland garden#vines#climber#Christmas#rapid grower
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Cocculus
    Species:
    carolinus
    Family:
    Menispermaceae
    Particularly Resistant To (Insects/Diseases/Other Problems):
    heat
    Climbing Method:
    Twining
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Native Plant
    Vine
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Growth Rate:
    Rapid
    Texture:
    Medium
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Green
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Summer
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Dark green, glossy leaves
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Coastal