CISSUS

Woody vines in the grape family.

C. quadrangularis has long been recognised and used in medicine.

Genus of about 200 species of evergreen perennials, shrubs, and climbers, some with succulent stems or roots, from tropical and subtropical forest margins and thickets.

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
  • Climber
    Some of these climbing plants will need trellis or wire supports if grown on walls or fences. Other grow aerial roots and are self-clinging
    Insignificant flowers and small, unpalatable berries which ripen to shades of blue, red, purple or black.
  • Will grow outside in milder locations
    This could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here.
  • Against a wall
    over a pergola or to cover tree stumps.
  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Red spider mite, whiteflies, mealy bugs, under glass.
    Place of origin
    Tropical and subtropical forest margins and thickets.
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)

Buy Varieties of CISSUS

CISSUS striata

CISSUS striata

Ivy of Uruguay, Miniature grape ivy

evergreen vine with handsome glossy leaves. An excellent plant for a north facing wall

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
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Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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