Category: Vine - Deciduous
Size: Climbing to 25'
Exposure: Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Alternate leaves, to 5" long, parallel veins, shiny green above but paler below. Stems are covered in black prickles and have tendrils in pairs for climbing. Yellow-green flowers in clusters in spring followed by blue-black berries to 0.25" diameter late summer and into winter.
Native to eastern Canada and eastern and central US.