Origin of cissus
Examples from the Web for cissus
It is evident that Nuttall was in doubt as to the distinguishing characters between Vitis and the allied genus, Cissus.The Grapes of New York|U. P. Hedrick
The genus Cissus, to which belong many southern climbers, is combined with Vitis by some botanists.Manual of American Grape-Growing|U. P. Hedrick
Cissus, it is probable, belonged to Cisseus, who is mentioned by the poet.