Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Small Red Morning Glory

Ipomoea coccinea

Habitat:

gardens, moist fields, disturbed areas

Notes:

Noticed it blooming one afternoon as I arrived from work. It was growing over a small palm tree in the parking lot of my building. It is now gone, the landscapers must have removed it.

1 Species ID Suggestions

C. Daehler
C. Daehler 8 years ago
Scarlet Creeper
Ipomoea hederifolia Ipomoea hederifolia - Wikispecies


Sign in to suggest organism ID

2 Comments

Ron Kushner
Ron Kushner 7 years ago

Ipomoea hederifolia is also a very real possibility since they are extremely similar and are often only able to be distinguished by the calyx / developing fruit.

LivanEscudero
LivanEscudero 8 years ago

Thanks for the suggestion. I find plants (and fungi) very challenging, with plants there just seem to be so many varieties of species. It seems at least from this one site that we may be talking about the same species of plant. If anyone can clarify it is always welcomed.

http://www.delange.org/ScarletC/ScarletC...

LivanEscudero
Spotted by
LivanEscudero

Florida, USA

Spotted on Oct 12, 2012
Submitted on Nov 3, 2012

Related Spottings

Ipomoea coccinea. Wild Potato Vine Ipomoea beraviensis Ipomoea purpurea

Nearby Spottings

Casebearer Beetle Orange-barred Sulphur caterpillar Casebearer Beetle Leaf-rolling Weevil
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors