Greenbrier, catbrier (Smilax rotundifolia)

Smilax rotundifolia

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Scientific Name: Smilax rotundifolia
Common Name: Greenbrier, catbrier
Description of facts and concepts: Green stout thorny climbing shrub to 30’. Leaves leathery, round, shiny, basal leaves heart shaped.  Lily family, found in dry woods and thickets. Thorny, not recommended for garden but found in woodlands.
Seed or division information: Fruits blue-black
Date of flower’s bloom (Month and week): April W2
Garden Name: Shady Woodland Garden
Color of Flower: Greenish yellow, not showy
Height: 30′ and will climb to height of tree
Spread: 4′
Family: Lily family
Soil Type: Base to Acidic Base to acidic
Soil: Dry to Wet Medium
Light: Sun to Shade Shade
Zone 4-10 4-9