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Carrion Flower
Smilax lasioneura

Carrion Flower (Smilax lasioneura) Other common names: Common Carrion Flower, Hairy-nerved Carrion Flower

Family: Catbrier Family (Smilacaceae), (Lily Family (Liliaceae))

Group: Carrion Flowers

Similar species:
  •   Upright Carrion Flower (Smilax ecirrata) - Very similar.

  •   Carrion Flower (Smilax herbacea) - Very similar.

  •   Illinois Carrion Flower (Smilax illinoensis) - Very similar.

Flowers: Summer;  Green/Brown

Habitat: Fields and Open Areas

Grows in Sun/Shade: Sun

Native/Non-native: Native

Photographs: 19 photographs available, of which 5 are featured on this page. SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOGRAPHS.

Range Map is at the bottom of the page

Carrion Flower (Smilax lasioneura)

Carrion Flower flowers.

Carrion Flower (Smilax lasioneura)

Carrion Flower flowers on the vine, entwined with a grape vine.

Carrion Flower (Smilax lasioneura)

A Carrion Flower shoot.

Carrion Flower (Smilax lasioneura)

Your Carrion Flower leaves.

Carrion Flower (Smilax lasioneura)

Range map for Carrion Flower (Smilax lasioneura)

PLEASE NOTE: A coloured Province or State means this species occurs somewhere in that Province/State.
The entire Province/State is coloured, regardless of where in that Province/State it occurs.

(Range map provided courtesy of the USDA website and is displayed here in accordance with their Policies)