Ipomoea species

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Scientific Name Ipomoea cordatotriloba USDA PLANTS Symbol
IPCO8
Common Name Tievine ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
503175
Family Convolvulaceae (Morning Glory) SEINet Reference
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Description Twining perennial, one to several feet long; various-shaped leaves, including three- to five-lobed, 3/4 to 4 inches long nearly as wide, stalked and alternately-arranged; rose-lavender flowers with darker center, 5 petals united into trumpet shape, up to about 2 inches across, openinging in morning and closing about mid-day. Descr. excerpt from "Wildflowers of Texas" by Geyata Ajilvsgi. Texas Status
Native
Scientific Name Ipomoea turbinata USDA PLANTS Symbol
IPTU3
Common Name Purple Moonflower ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
30804
Family Convolvulaceae (Morning Glory) eFloras.org Reference
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Description Twining annual vine, 6 to 30 feet long; cordate-shaped leaves 3 to 6 inches across; trumpet-shaped pale purple flowers with dark center, 1 to 2 inches across, nocturnal. Introduced. Texas Status
Introduced

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