OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

Your search found 17 taxa in the family Vitaceae, Grape family, as understood by PLANTS National Database.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Virginia Creeper

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Parthenocissus quinquefolia   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Parthenocissus quinquefolia   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Parthenocissus quinquefolia 120-01-001   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Swamp forests, bottomlands, maritime forests and thickets, rock outcrops, mesic forests

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Thicket Creeper, Woodbine

Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Parthenocissus inserta   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Parthenocissus vitacea   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Maritime thickets, rich alluvial forests, rich forests over mafic rocks, roadsides, and dumps

Native to North Carolina

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Muscadine, Scuppernong

Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Muscadinia rotundifolia var. rotundifolia   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Vitis rotundifolia var. rotundifolia   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Vitis rotundifolia 120-02-001   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Dry upland forests (especially sandy or rocky), other forests, swamps, dunes, roadsides, thickets

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Munson Grape, Bullace Grape

Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Muscadinia rotundifolia var. munsoniana   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Vitis rotundifolia var. munsoniana   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Pinelands, scrub, floodplain forests, banks of blackwater rivers

Native to Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Fox Grape

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Vitis labrusca   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Vitis labrusca   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Vitis labrusca 120-02-002   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Forests and woodlands, mainly in wet to moist situations

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Frost Grape, Winter Grape, Chicken Grape

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Vitis vulpina   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Vitis vulpina   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Vitis vulpina 120-02-003   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Forests and woodlands, primarily upland, but also in bottomlands

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Possum Grape

Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Vitis baileyana   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Vitis cinerea var. baileyana   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Vitis baileyana 120-02-004   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Forests and woodlands, mostly bottomlands

Common (rare in Coastal Plain, uncommon in GA Piedmont)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Summer Grape

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Vitis aestivalis var. aestivalis   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Vitis aestivalis var. aestivalis   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Vitis aestivalis var. aestivalis 120-02-005a   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Forests and woodlands, mostly upland

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Silverleaf Grape

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Vitis aestivalis var. bicolor   FAMILY: Vitaceae

(?) PLANTS National Database: Vitis aestivalis var. bicolor   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Vitis aestivalis var. argentifolia 120-02-005b   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Forests and woodlands, mostly upland

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Florida Grape

Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Vitis simpsonii   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Vitis cinerea var. floridana   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Vitis cinerea var. floridana 120-02-006b   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Hammocks, floodplain and other moist forests

Common in Coastal Plain (rare in Piedmont & Mountains)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Riverbank Grape

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Vitis riparia   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Vitis riparia   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Vitis riparia 120-02-007x   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Forests and woodlands, mostly moist to wet

Native to North Carolina

 


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Common Name: European Wine Grape

Weakley's Flora: (6/30/18) Vitis vinifera   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Vitis vinifera   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Increasingly cultivated in our area, especially in VA and NC, now significant wine-producing areas

Non-native

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Peppervine

Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Nekemias arborea   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Ampelopsis arborea   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Ampelopsis arborea 120-03-001   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Swamp forests, marshes, wet thickets, moist to wet maritime forests

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Porcelain-berry, Amur Peppervine

Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Ampelopsis glandulosa   FAMILY: Vitaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Ampelopsis brevipedunculata   FAMILY: Vitaceae

INCLUDING Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Ampelopsis brevipedunculata 120-03-002   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Riverbanks, thickets and disturbed areas

Non-native: northeast Asia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: American Ampelopsis, Raccoon-grape, False-grape

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Ampelopsis cordata   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Ampelopsis cordata   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Ampelopsis cordata 120-03-003   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Moist forests, bottomlands, and thickets, particularly where disturbed

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Marine-ivy

Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cissus trifoliata   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cissus trifoliata   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Coastal hammocks, dunes, disturbed coastal areas, inland in exposed bluffs, glades, and rocky, open woodlands, disturbed thickets, agricultural field edges

Native to Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Bushkiller, Sorrel Vine

Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Causonis japonica   FAMILY: Vitaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cayratia japonica   FAMILY: Vitaceae

 

Habitat: Disturbed areas, suburban woodlands

Non-native: southeast Asia

 


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