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Spiny vitis

Vitis davidii

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

12m

Max

6m

Min

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

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    Spiny vitis Overview

    This species is a woody, deciduous climber with very spiny, young shoots and leaves which are heart-shaped, lobed and toothed, glossy dark green, turning deep red in the autumn. Edible, round black grapes are produced in the autumn.

    How to propagate Spiny vitis

    Cuttings

    Propagate from cuttings in winter.

    Other uses of Spiny vitis

    Grown for their foliage and fruits (grapes), which are produced in bunches.