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Cardinal Vine

Ipomoea quamoclit

Description:

Small, but aggressive, morning glory vine. Foilage is very delicate and has lots of small bright red blooms with a white anthers. Reseeds freely.

Habitat:

Rock wall.

Notes:

Need to keep it from strangling the plants it climbs on, but is is great for attracting hummingbirds and Sulphur butterflies.

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gatorfellows
Spotted by
gatorfellows

Denton, Texas, USA

Spotted on May 7, 2012
Submitted on May 7, 2012

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