Definition of Climbing boneset
1. Noun. Herb of tropical America having vanilla-scented flowers; climbs up trees.
Group relationships: Genus Mikania, Mikania
Generic synonyms: Vine
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Literary usage of Climbing boneset
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1. Manual of Botany, for North America: Containing Generic and Specific by Amos Eaton (1829)
"49. 53—(g< en locks.) S. MIKANIA. Calyx 4 or 6 leaved, equal, 4 to 6-flowered ; receptacle naki egret pilose. 49. 55—(climbing boneset ) S. CACALIA. ..."
2. Wake-robin by John Burroughs (1904)
"I did not remember ever to have seen it before, and, on taking it home and examining it, found it to be climbing boneset. The flowers are so much like those ..."