ⓘ Matelea obliqua

                                     

ⓘ Matelea obliqua

Matelea obliqua, commonly known as climbing milkvine, limerock milkvine or northern spinypod, is a species of flowering plant in the dogbane family. It a twining herbaceous vine that produces maroon flowers in summer.

It is native to the Eastern United States, where it occurs in areas of calcareous rocky forests. It is generally uncommon throughout its range, and is low density.