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What type of vine is this (and is the bulb edible)

Posted by nick_m NC (My Page) on
Fri, Apr 19, 13 at 17:57

I was pulling some vines and I found this vine that had a bulb.

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RE: What type of vine is this (and is the bulb edible)

Was it a thorny vine? Looks like a type of Smilax.

RE: What type of vine is this (and is the bulb edible)

Gee, I thought at first it was a bird! Smilax does have large, gnarly roots. It also has shiny dark green leaves, but it is one native I don't want. The thorns can be brutal.

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