- a twining greenhouse vine (Asparagus asparagoides) of the lily family, with bright-green foliage
L < Gr, bindweed
See smilax in American Heritage Dictionary 4
- See catbrier.
- A slender vine (Asparagus asparagoides) that has glossy foliage and is popular as a floral decoration.
Origin: Latin smīlax, bindweed
Origin: , from Greek