Vine

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climbing Asiatic vine having long finely serrate leaves and racemes of white flowers followed by greenish-yellow edible fruit Actinidia arguta , bower actinidia , tara vine
climbing vine native to China; cultivated in New Zealand for its fuzzy edible fruit with green meat Actinidia chinensis , Actinidia deliciosa , Chinese gooseberry , kiwi , kiwi vine
ornamental vine of eastern Asia having yellow edible fruit and leaves with silver-white markings Actinidia polygama , silver vine , silvervine
small Asiatic woody vine bearing many-seeded fruit Actinidia , genus Actinidia
vine with feathery leaves and white or pinkish flowers; sometimes placed in genus Fumaria Adlumia fungosa , Allegheny vine , climbing fumitory , Fumaria fungosa
genus with one species that is a rapidly growing climbing vine with tuberous roots; grown in hot climates Agdestis , genus Agdestis
common North American vine with compound leaves and bluish-black berrylike fruit American ivy , Parthenocissus quinquefolia , Virginia creeper , woodbine
vine widely distributed in eastern North America producing racemes of purple to maroon flowers and abundant (usually subterranean) edible one-seeded pods resembling peanuts Amphicarpa bracteata , Amphicarpaea bracteata , hog peanut , wild peanut
North American vine with fragrant blossoms and edible tubers; important food crop of Native Americans Apios americana , Apios tuberosa , groundnut , groundnut vine , Indian potato , potato bean , wild bean
East Indian evergreen vine cultivated for its profuse fragrant white flowers Arabian jasmine , Jasminum sambac
hardy deciduous vine having large leaves and flowers with the calyx tube curved like the bowl of a pipe Aristolochia durior , Aristolochia macrophylla , Dutchman's-pipe , pipe vine
South African evergreen partly woody vine grown for its clusters of rosy purple flowers followed by edible pods like snap beans; also grown as green manure; sometimes placed in genus Dolichos Australian pea , Dipogon lignosus , Dolichos lignosus
coarse vine widely cultivated for its large pulpy round orange fruit with firm orange skin and numerous seeds; subspecies of Cucurbita pepo include the summer squashes and a few autumn squashes autumn pumpkin , Cucurbita pepo , pumpkin , pumpkin vine
tropical Old World flowering vine with red or orange warty fruit balsam apple , Momordica balsamina
tropical Old World vine with yellow-orange fruit balsam pear , Momordica charantia
annual woody vine of Asia having long clusters of purplish flowers and densely hairy pods; cultivated in southern United States for green manure and grazing Bengal bean , Benghal bean , cowage , Florida bean , Mucuna aterrima , Mucuna deeringiana , Mucuna pruriens utilis , Stizolobium deeringiana , velvet bean
woody flowering vine of southern United States; stems show a cross in transverse section Bignonia capreolata , cross vine , quarter-vine , quartervine , trumpet flower
one species: cross vine Bignonia , genus Bignonia
poisonous perennial Old World vine having violet flowers and oval coral-red berries; widespread weed in North America bittersweet , bittersweet nightshade , climbing nightshade , deadly nightshade , poisonous nightshade , Solanum dulcamara , woody nightshade
common European twining vine with tuberous roots and cordate leaves and red berries black bindweed , black bryony , Tamus communis
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