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Spotting

Notes:

It's a vine of some sort

1 Species ID Suggestions

Morning Glory
Ipomea sp. Ipomoea


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12 Comments

VineWorld
VineWorld 9 years ago

It's sharp-pod morning glory; Ipomoea Cordatotriloba.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 10 years ago

Its look different... The shade at throat..
http://www.gardenology.org/wiki/File:Ipo...

ceherzog
ceherzog 10 years ago

Sweet potato leaves are extremely variable...check out the link I posted with my suggestion.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 10 years ago

Sweet potato climber's leafs are more... Palmately.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ipomoea_mau...

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 10 years ago

I can say its might be Ipomoea arachnosperma or Ipomoea pilosa....!!

James Brewer
James Brewer 10 years ago

The flower looks like the sweet potatoe but the leaf and stem don't match

IanMichaelIleto
IanMichaelIleto 10 years ago

I agree with ceherzog's sweet potato suggestion.

ceherzog
ceherzog 10 years ago

Possibly Sweet Potato, Ipomea batatas?
http://www.google.com/search?q=sweet+pot...

auntnance123
auntnance123 10 years ago

possibly a type of morning glory?

Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 10 years ago

I'm not sure of the species. The blooms look a lot like Ipomea cairica but the leaves don't match.

James Brewer
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James Brewer

Texas, USA

Spotted on Sep 16, 2011
Submitted on Sep 16, 2011

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