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Red Morning Glory

Ipomoea coccinea

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Scarlet Creeper
Ipomoea hederifolia


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6 Comments

ron.convolvulaceae
ron.convolvulaceae 4 years ago

Hello (?!) anybody going to update the ID ?!

Ron Kushner
Ron Kushner 7 years ago

The 2nd photo (when turned so it is facing the right direction) shows fully erect seedpod pedicels which indicates Ipomoea hederifolia.

Ipomoea hederifolia and Ipomoea coccinea are visually very similar but genetically they have different chromosome counts and are chemo-taxonomically different...

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Actually I spotted same during a trek 2 weeks back. Check my posting...

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Same thing we see here...
Ipomoea hederifolia
Its at peak in flowering across Western ghats....
http://www.flowersofindia.in/catalog/sli...

KristenGilpin
KristenGilpin 9 years ago

Cypress vine has a star shaped bloom and a deeper red hue to the flower. See here: http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/695...

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

I think this is actually called Cypress vine.

KristenGilpin
Spotted by
KristenGilpin

Florida, USA

Spotted on Nov 14, 2011
Submitted on Nov 16, 2011

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