Please help ID This Maple Leafed Vine

Golden Beach, FL

I'm currently in South Florida (North Miami Beach) and have a volunteer vine that sprouted in a soil filled pot that used to have a Palm Tree growing in it (it was a Parlor Palm, Chamaedora elegans).

The vine has grown quickly and is thriving on my balcony.

I am curious what it is.

The leaves look like smaller, soft maple leafs. The leaves are not tough like an ivy. It's also never given me any rashes so I DON'T believe it's an ivy.

It hasn't shown any signs of sprouting any flowers yet and not sure it will (I've had for about 4 months now).

I keep looking for ways to ID it.

I've included 2 pix (2nd pic is sideways - plant grows upward - not sideways)

Thanks for your input.

This message was edited Sep 22, 2013 4:22 PM

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Lee's Summit, MO(Zone 6a)

Wild Balsam Apple (Momordica charantia).

mid central, FL(Zone 9a)

kay is right.

pull it before it flowers and spreads seed all over creation! lol

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