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Parthenocissus quinquefolia

Parthenocissus quinquefolia (L.) Planch.

virginia creeper, virginia-creeper

Synonym(s): Ampelopsis hederacea var. murorum, Ampelopsis latifolia, Ampelopsis quinquefolia, Hedera quinquefolia, Parthenocissus hirsuta, Parthenocissus inserta, Parthenocissus quinquefolia var. hirsuta, Parthenocissus quinquefolia var. murorum, Parthenocissus quinquefolia var. saintpaulii, Psedera quinquefolia, Psedera quinquefolia var. murorum
Parthenocissus quinquefolia (Virginia Creeper)
Image ID: 16018
Image by: Sorrie, Bruce A.
Image Collection: NCBG Digital Library

PLANT INDEX

ID_PLANT: PAQU2
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Parthenocissus quinquefolia
Include in WOTAS: 0
Publish to Web: 1
Last Modified: 2020-01-01

GENUS INDEX

GENUS CODE: PARTH3
GENUS SCIENTIFIC: Parthenocissus
GENUS AUTHORITY: Planch.
GENUS COMMON: Creeper
GENUS SUMMARY: A genus of about 15 species, woody vines, of temperate Asia and North America.
GENUS IDENTIFICATION:
GENUS REFERENCES: Chen, Ren, and Wen (2007)=Z; Wen in Kubitzki, Bayer, & Stevens (2007).

FAMILY INDEX

FAMILY CODE: VITACE
FAMILY SCIENTIFIC: Vitaceae
FAMILY AUTHORITY: A.L. de Jussieu 1789
FAMILY COMMON: Grape Family
FAMILY SUMMARY: A family of about 14 genera and 750-850 species, vines (rarely small trees or herbs), of tropical, subtropical, and temperate regions of the Old and New Worlds.
FAMILY REFERENCE: Moore & Wen in FNA (in prep.); Chen, Ren, & Wen (2007); Ren et al. (2011); Tröndle et al. (2010); Péros et al. (2011); Soejima & Wen (2006); Wen in Kubitzki, Bayer, & Stevens (2007).

NCBG DESCRIPTIVES

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DURATION: Perennial
HABIT: Vine

LEAF ARRANGEMENT:
LEAF COMPLEXITY: Palmate
LEAF RETENTION: Deciduous

FLORAL CHARACTERISTICS
SYMMETRY:
BLOOM TIME: May-Jul
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
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BLOOM COLOR:
White Red Pink Orange Yellow Green Blue Lavender Purple Violet Brown Not Applicable
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FRUITING PERIOD: Jul-Aug.

DISTRIBUTION
HABITAT TYPE:
NATIVE RANGE: eastern United States

HORTICULTURAL
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SOIL MOISTURE: Dry, Average, Moist/Wet
LIGHT EXPOSURE: Sun, Part Shade, Shade
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GRIM ACCESSIONS

acc_id acc_num acc_dt coll_id Action
1362 1986-1137 View
2913 1987-0453 View
3126 1989-0088 View
3833 1991-0528 View
4547 1992-0703 View
4972 1995-0090 View
5880 1995-1008 View
6222 1995-1354 View
8630 2006-0218 2006-08-24 View
8635 2006-0234 2006-08-28 View
8777 2007-0047 2007-03-14 View
8799 2007-0069 2007-03-13 View
8809 2007-0079 2007-03-13 View
9145 2007-0167 2007-07-16 1458 View


GRIM COLLECTIONS

Coll_id Project Collection date Collector Action
459 SOS 2015-08-20 Driskill View
475 SOS 2015-09-09 Faucette View
487 SOS 2015-09-09 Maynard View
563 SOS 2015-10-14 Heraty View
768 SOS 2016-10-04 Flood View
1334 HORT 2006-09-07 Bryan View
1458 HORT View
1776 HORT 2005-01-01 Bryan View


GRIM PLANTINGS

plt_num acc_id loc_num pers_num inst_dt Action
2369 1362 83 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
2370 1362 133 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
4824 2913 8 NCBG staff 1983-06-07 View
5209 3126 11 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
5210 3126 72 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
5211 3126 73 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
5212 3126 74 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
5213 3126 77 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
5214 3126 78 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
5215 3126 79 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
5216 3126 80 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
5217 3126 187 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
5218 3126 188 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
6142 3833 199 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
6876 4547 200 NCBG staff 1993-03-01 View
7391 4972 202 NCBG staff 1992-01-01 View
8395 5880 204 NCBG staff 1993-01-01 View
8877 6222 2 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
11822 8630 138 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
11840 8635 136 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
12029 8777 71 Stern 0000-00-00 View
12053 8799 66 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
12067 8809 70 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
12105 9145 51 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
12683 0 16 Liloia 0000-00-00 View
12720 0 12 Liloia 0000-00-00 View
12764 0 23 Liloia 0000-00-00 View
12853 0 21 Liloia 0000-00-00 View

USDA PLANTS DATABASE

USDA Symbol: PAQU2
USDA Common Name: Virginia Creeper
Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Distribution: USA (AL, AR, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WI, WV), CAN (MB, NB, NS, ON, PE, QC, SK)
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Vine

NATIONAL WETLAND INDICATOR STATUS

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACU FAC FACU FACU FACU FACU FAC

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 2016 National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.3 (Lichvar, R.W., D.L. Banks, W.N. Kirchner, and N.C. Melvin. 2016. The National Wetland Plant List: 2016 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2016-30: 1-17. Published 28 April 2016. ISSN 2153 733X). Regions: AGCP-Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain, AK-Alaska, AW-Arid West, CB-Caribbean, EMP-Eastern Mountains and Piedmont, GP-Great Plains, HI-Hawaii, MW-Midwest, NCNE-Northcentral and Northeast, WMCV-Western Mountains, Valleys & Coast

WEAKLEY FLORA

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Parthenocissus quinquefolia
COMMON NAME: Virginia-creeper
SYNONYMY: [= C, F, G, K1, K2, Pa, RAB, Va, W, WH3, WV, Z; > P. quinquefolia - S; > P. hirsuta (Pursh) Graebner - S]
PHENOLOGY: May-Jul; Jul-Aug.
HABITAT: Swamp forests, bottomlands, maritime forests and thickets, rock outcrops, mesic forests.
COMMENTS: ME west to IA and NE, south to s. FL and TX.
RANGE MAP: Parthenocissus quinquefolia.png

Key to Map Symbols
ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Vitaceae A.L. de Jussieu 1789 (Grape Family)
SUMMARY: A family of about 14 genera and 750-850 species, vines (rarely small trees or herbs), of tropical, subtropical, and temperate regions of the Old and New Worlds.
REFERENCE: Moore & Wen in FNA (in prep.); Chen, Ren, & Wen (2007); Ren et al. (2011); Tröndle et al. (2010); Péros et al. (2011); Soejima & Wen (2006); Wen in Kubitzki, Bayer, & Stevens (2007).
ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Parthenocissus Planch. (Creeper)
SUMMARY: A genus of about 15 species, woody vines, of temperate Asia and North America.
REFERENCE: Chen, Ren, and Wen (2007)=Z; Wen in Kubitzki, Bayer, & Stevens (2007).

HERBARIUM RESOURCES

SERNEC: Find Parthenocissus quinquefolia in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Parthenocissus quinquefolia in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

WEB RESOURCES

USDA: Find Parthenocissus quinquefolia in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Parthenocissus quinquefolia in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Parthenocissus quinquefolia in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Parthenocissus quinquefolia

NCBG IMAGE RECORDS

ID IMAGE1: 16018
ID IMAGE2: 16018
ID IMAGE3: 0

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