What is this vine?

Asked July 10, 2017, 12:08 AM EDT

What is this vine? It it very aggressive and covers the trees along my property line. It can grow to 6 inches in diameter and probably 60' in length. Is there any way to kill It? Can it cause contact dermatitis?

Harford County Maryland

1 Response

This is the invasive vine Oriental bittersweet.
Here is our page about it, which includes a link to other control methods:
http://extension.umd.edu/hgic/oriental-bittersweet

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