How To Grow and Care for Cissus Striata

Vining Cissus striata

The Vitaceae are best known for being the family of grapes, and Cissus striata (SISS-us stree-AH-tuh) is one of the many non-grape plants that resemble this common berry. Originating in

How To Grow and Care for Cissus Quadrangularis

Cissus quadrangularis

If you’re a health nut, you might have heard of Cissus quadrangularis (KISS-us kwad-ran-gew-LAIR-iss), AKA veldt grape. This perennial member of the Vitaceae family has been scrutinized for its potential

10 Cissus Varieties To Grow and Collect

Many Cissus varieties make wonderful houseplants

Hailing from the grape (Vitaceae) family, Cissus is a genus of approximately 350 lianas (or woody vines). Their name, which translates to “ivy” pays homage to the fact that these