The camera I borrow does not have a high resolution and hence the sharpness is lacking in the many of my pictures in comparison to what I see here on the forums.
Well, I have seen this plant grown as a shrub, probably they maintain it like that. The link poppysue has given suggests that it is THE plant and I confirmed it in the web. Thanks. Yes, the tendrils are there and so it must be and it is a vine. I have to prune them up to look like a shrub.