Smilax aspera
Bindweed Bind"weed`, n. (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Convolvulus}; as, {greater bindweed} ({Convolvulus Sepium}); {lesser bindweed} ({Convolvulus arvensis}); the {white bindweed}, the {blue bindweed}, the {Syrian bindweed}. The black bryony, or {Tamus}, is called {black bindweed}, and the {Smilax aspera}, {rough bindweed}. [1913 Webster]

The fragile bindweed bells and bryony rings. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]


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  • Smilax aspera — ID 78783 Symbol Key SMAS Common Name rough bindweed Family Smilacaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Cultivated, or not in the U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Smilax aspera — noun creeping or climbing evergreen having spiny zigzag stems with shiny leaves and racemes of pale green flowers; Canary Islands to southern Europe and Ethiopia and India • Syn: ↑rough bindweed • Hypernyms: ↑sarsaparilla …   Useful english dictionary

  • Smilax aspera L. — Symbol SMAS Common Name rough bindweed Botanical Family Smilacaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Smilax — Smilax …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Smilax — Stechwinden Smilax aristolochiifolia, Illustration aus Koehler 1887 Systematik Abteilung: Bedecktsamer (Magnoliophyta) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Smilax —   Smilax …   Wikipedia Español

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