Wild Grapes – 9/7/20
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 9/7/20
Observation Time: 5:30 p.m.
Observation Location: Conservation land at Morse & Lakeview
Common Name: Wild Grapes
Scientific Name: Vitis spp.
Comments: Wild grapevines are native to eastern North America.
I smelled these wild grapes before I saw the grapevine laden with purple fruit climbing a tree beside the trail.
Be careful not to confuse wild grapes, which are edible, with Canadian Moon Seeds, which are poisonous.