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Little bell

Ipomoea triloba

Description:

The light purple color and white flower bud

Notes:

Geographic are of origin: tropical Americas Common used: wild-grow Distingushing features: Pinkish purple, Pink, White Date and method of arrival in Hawaii: Brought by the people from the mainland during 1800s. Indigenous: Yes Endemic: no Invasive: no Interesting facts: It is fast growing and it is widespread in the world

1 Species ID Suggestions

C. Daehler
C. Daehler 9 years ago
Chinese Violet
Asystasia gangetica File:Starr 011104 0065 asystasia gangetica.jpg


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3 Comments

Ron Kushner
Ron Kushner 5 years ago

I agree that the blooms and calices shown are NOT anything in Convolvulaceae , but do look exactly like the species previously suggested = Asystasia gangetica.

Ron Kushner
Ron Kushner 7 years ago

I see 1.5 cordate leaves along the right edge of the photo , but nothing else in the photo looks to be anything in Convolvulaceae.

Ron Kushner
Ron Kushner 8 years ago

I agree that the flower and sepals are NOT any Ipomoea but likely Asystasia gangetica.

polim.wong2013
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polim.wong2013

Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Spotted on Sep 17, 2012
Submitted on Sep 18, 2012

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