Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Rosales
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Climbing Fig, Creeping Fig
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Non-native: south Asia
Documented growing wild in GA - SC
Rare. Locally common in old seaports in the South.
Habitat: Walls, disturbed urban areas, per Weakley's Flora
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DOES THE PLANT HAVE "MILKY SAP"?
Has translucent to milky-white latex
1-2 stamens in staminate flowers
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