Vigne Squaw

Partridge berry (squaw vine) shrub found among old growth forest in Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest, Graham County, North Carolina, United States

Mitchella repens

Synonymes :
Partridge Berry, Mitchella
Mitchella_repens (Wikipedia)

Partridge berry
Mitchella repens Partridge berry Norfolk Connecticut 05112019.jpg
Leaves and berry
Mitchella repens - Partridge Berry.jpg
Flowers and berry
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom:Plantae
Clade:Tracheophytes
Clade:Angiosperms
Clade:Eudicots
Clade:Asterids
Order:Gentianales
Family:Rubiaceae
Genus:Mitchella
Species:
M. repens
Binomial name
Mitchella repens

Mitchella repens (partridge berry, or squaw vine (no longer used)) is the best known plant in the genus Mitchella. It is a creeping prostrate herbaceous woody shrub occurring in North America belonging to the madder family (Rubiaceae).

Squaw Vine (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

squaw +‎ vine

Noun

squaw vine (plural squaw vines)

  1. The partridge berry, Mitchella repens.

Synonyms

  • squawberry
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