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grape ivy

Syllabification: grape i·vy

Definition of grape ivy in English:

noun

An evergreen climbing plant of the grape family that is grown as a houseplant.
  • Genus Cissus, family Vitaceae: several species, in particular C. rhombifolia
Example sentences
  • He analyzed the DNA of one species within the F. graminearum family tree that was isolated from diseased tissue of a tropical ornamental called grape ivy or oakleaf ivy.
  • The first and most common type was Cissus rhombifolia known as "grape ivy" since the foliage resembles grape leaves and it climbs with the aid of tendrils.
  • Place your "Grape Ivy" in bright filtered light. Direct sunshine will burn the foliage of this plant.

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