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  • Region Photo Was Taken

    Northeast

  • City

    New

  • State

    New York

  • Posted by

    LindaChron

Notes:

A FB acquaintance desires to identify this vine that she said is invasive and in her neighbor’s yard in NY; it produces large star-shaped ‘fruit’ or ‘pods’ with cactus-like prickles on them. I have searched online everywhere and cannot find anything like it! Can you help me help her? Thanks!

Comments

  • Linda C. Registered says:

    Thank you so so much! WOW. I think you’ve nailed it 🙂

    November 13th, 2015 at 8:25am

  • Walter Reeves The Georgia Gardener says:

    Metrosideros, you are da man!

    November 12th, 2015 at 4:52pm

  • Metrosideros Master Identifier says:

    Likely Sicyos angulatus. http://florida.plantatlas.usf.edu/Plant.aspx?id=1861&display=photos

    November 10th, 2015 at 5:47pm

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