White bryony

(Bryonia alba)

  • 12' long or more; vigorous vine; can grow 6" per day
  • Blooms mid-summer
  • Flower 1/2" wide & greenish-white
  • Leaves dark green & palmately lobed; each has a corkscrew tendril for climbing
  • Highly toxic seeds in round, black fruit
  • Forms dense mats & shades out vegetation