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Climber Vine

Climber Vine

twining silkpod
Twining Silkpod vine in forest gully
Photographer - John Broomfield
Source - Museum Victoria

The wet forests and the cool temperate rainforests of Victoria contain several vines which climb high into the canopy.

One species is the Twining Silkpod, Parsonsia bownii, a vigorous woody climber that can twist around, strangle and overgrow small forest shrubs and trees.

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