Shrubs - Woodbine
Woodbine is very similar to Virginia Creeper (P. quinquefolia). Both Woodbine and Virginia Creeper have berries that resemble small purple grapes. Birds eat these berries.
Did You Know?
Fire is an important factor in protecting the prairie. Historically, fires burned across the prairie every 4 to 7 years. Fires burn the small trees that would otherwise march across the prairie and turn the grasslands to forest.