Definition of Parthenocissus quinquefolia
1. Noun. Common North American vine with compound leaves and bluish-black berrylike fruit.
Generic synonyms: Vine
Group relationships: Genus Parthenocissus, Parthenocissus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Parthenocissus Quinquefolia
Literary usage of Parthenocissus quinquefolia
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1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States: Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1897)
"Besides the following, another occurs in Texas. 1. Parthenocissus quinquefolia (L.) ... Parthenocissus quinquefolia laciniata ..."
2. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1905)
"borea (Cissus bipinnata], the Virginia creeper (Parthenocissus quinquefolia), the poison ivy (Rims radicans] and the wild muscadine (Vitis rotundifolia). ..."
3. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science by Iowa Academy of Science (1907)
"In Iowa it does not appear to be as destructive on the grape as it is on the Virginia creeper (Parthenocissus quinquefolia). ..."
4. Landscape Gardening as Applied to Home Decoration by Samuel Taylor Maynard (1915)
"145 shows a vine-covered cottage in June, covered with roses, Actinidia arguta and Parthenocissus quinquefolia, with a group of ferns at the foot of the ..."