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About 25 species, native to Asia and North America. Most
are woody, deciduous shrubs but some grow as shrubs. Two species are grown as a garden
ornamental in southern Africa.
Species cultivated in southern Africa
List from Glen (2002).
[= Ampelopsis brevicaudata]
Native to Japan, China and Korea
Native to Japan and Korea.
Herbivores in southern Africa