Here in eastern Ontario, Canada we have plenty of ***ia creeper
(Parthenocissus quinquefolia) which climbs up brick walls and up
trees. It is a genus in the same family as the grape (i.e.
The purple berries are now ripe. They are as large as wild grape
berries, grow in clusters, and have a pleasant, slightly acrid,
QUESTION: Has anyone on this group tried to make wine out of this
interesting plant?? There would be no trouble collecting 12 lbs of
Would appreciate any thoughts.