Ubiquitous vine

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Date Photo Taken: 07/28/2012
Location: Kolb farm battlefield; Cobb county
Posted By: fabfab

Notes:

This most common vine is in every forest floor in our region. It has a hard green berry. I cant find it in any web site or weed book.

COMMENTS

  1. stone Unregistered says:

    muscadines.
    You can eat them when they turn purple, but they’re mot very good.

    July 31st, 2012 at 12:49 pm
  2. Kirk Unregistered says:

    It is a wild grapevine.

    July 31st, 2012 at 12:58 pm
  3. Buck Unregistered says:

    If the fruit turns purple in late summer, it is a muscadine. Check it around Sept./Oct.
    Buck

    July 31st, 2012 at 4:58 pm
  4. Desi Unregistered says:

    Muscadine

    July 31st, 2012 at 6:50 pm
  5. Brenden Unregistered says:

    it’s a wild muscadine vine, in the same family as grapes.

    July 31st, 2012 at 7:55 pm
  6. Bobby Unregistered says:

    This looks like a muscadine vine. The grape just isn’t ripe yet. When it gets that way eat it right off the vine. Because of it’s tough skin there is an art to eating the muscadine. Walter could probably explain this process better than me. He may even have a video of the entire process. It would be entertaining! Anyway, check out this link from Walter http://www.walterreeves.com/food-gardening/muscadine-sources/
    Late this summer or early fall muscadines will look like this http://plants.usda.gov/java/largeImage?imageID=viro3_003_avp.tif
    and scuppernongs will be greenish white to bronze.

    July 31st, 2012 at 11:04 pm

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