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Arizona Grape Ivy, Sorrelvine
Scientific Name: Cissus trifoliata (L.) L.
Synonym: Vitis trifoliata, Sicyos trifoliata, Cissus incisa auct. non Des Moulins
Family: Vitaceae
Arizona Grape Ivy, Sorrelvine (Cissus trifoliata)
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Cissus trifoliata at the Huntington Gardens in early July
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 9-11

Frost Tolerance: Does not tolerate any frost

Heat Tolerance: Avoid direct sun in Phoenix in summer

Sun Exposure: Full to part sun

Origin: Southern USA, Mexico

Growth Habits: Evergreen to deciduous vine, up to 40 feet long.

Watering Needs: Little water, but looks best with regular watering

Propagation: Cuttings

Arizona Grape Ivy, Sorrelvine (Cissus trifoliata)

Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada. Vol. 2: 510.

Blooming Habits:
The inconspicuous flowers are followed by small inedible (and possibly poisonous) grapes

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