Entry from British & World English dictionary
An Australian evergreen climbing plant of the vine family, grown as a houseplant.
- Cissus antarctica, family Vitaceae
- Ornamental plants related to the grapevine include the Virginia creeper in the US and Europe, the kangaroo vine in Australia, and Japanese ivy and Crimson Glory in Japan.
- Pot chrysanthemums, spider plants and kangaroo vines will provide instant architectural interest and colour.
- Beside them, a plant trough stands in a ceiling high recess and the glossy leaves of monstera deliciosa, kangaroo vines and variegated coleus are shown off against a white painted rough brick wall.
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