Smilax divaricata Sol. ex H. C. Watson
Smilacaceae
Smilax divaricata (67813 octets)
Evergreen strong climber. Green stems more or less angled, not very prickly, with tendrils at the nodes. Big leaves, entire, tough, heart shaped (elliptic or ovate for the smaller ones), 7-20 cm long, 5-19 cm wide, shining green above. Base with covering lobes on the bigger leaves, apex pointed. Flowers greenish-yellow, in umbels.

Home: Azores Islands

Other views: Leaves

Cultivated: France

Author: Frédéric Tournay

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