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Ampelopsis brevipedunculata (syn. Vitis heterophylla Thunb.), the porcelain berry, is an ornamental plant, native to temperate areas of Asia. It is generally similar to, and potentially confused with, grape species (genus Vitis) and other Ampelopsis species.


Ampelopsis brevipedunculata has distinctive medium blue fruit, and is an ornamental plant used in gardens.


It is considered invasive plant species in the Eastern United States. It is invasive in urban settings as well as in more pastoral settings.