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Boston Ivy

Parthenocissus tricuspidata (Siebold & Zucc.) Planchon

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Parthenocissus tricuspidata (Boston ivy) is a woody species of plant in the family Vitaceae, and an obligate climber. It has simple, broad leaves and green flowers. It is a photoautotroph.

  • URI: https://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q757163
  • Definition: a plant that produces wood as its structural tissue. Wood is a structural cellular adaptation that allows woody plants to grow from above ground stems year after year, thus making some woody plants the largest and tallest terrestrial plants. Wood is primarily composed of xylem cells with cell walls made of cellulose and lignin
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EOL has data for 76 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Boston ivy