Mystery “oreo” vine (ID complete)

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Date Photo Taken: 10/29/10
Location: Jonesboro, Georgia
Posted By: ftv


This beautiful purple vine grew from seeds a friend gave us that have been passed down and collected for years.

It grows in full sun and “climbs like crazy.” This example was collected on October 29, 2010.


  1. Walter Reeves The Georgia Gardener says:

    I LOVE the name “oreo vine”!

    The black seeds have a distinct white stripe that does remind one of the famous cookie.

    You have a purple hyacinth bean vine.


    October 29th, 2010 at 12:53 pm

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