Calflora
Taxon  Report   9375    
Parthenocissus quinquefolia  (L.) Planch.
Virginia creeper
Parthenocissus quinquefolia
© 2017 Alison Sheehey
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Parthenocissus quinquefolia
© 2008 Luigi Rignanese
Parthenocissus quinquefolia
© 2008 Jason E. Willand
Parthenocissus quinquefolia, a dicot, is a vine or shrub that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Parthenocissus quinquefolia
© 2014 Jean Pawek
Family: VITACEAE  
Genus: Parthenocissus
Toxicity: OXALATES, DERMATITIS
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Ampelopsis hederacea var. murorum
PLANTS: Vitis inserta
PLANTS: Psedera quinquefolia
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More information about  Parthenocissus quinquefolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (PAQU2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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