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Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2509)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2408)

    Class: Liliopsida (370)

      Order: Liliales (113)

        Family: Smilacaceae (6) (family description)

          Genus: Smilax (6)

           Epithet: perfoliata Lour. (2)

Synonym: Smilax annamensis Rendle

annamensis => from Anam, Vietnam

perfoliata => leaves surrounding or embracing the stem

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: shrub

External links

Check for Smilax perfoliata at World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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