Ipomoea macrantha Roem. & Schult.

  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Convolvulaceae
  • Species : Ipomoea macrantha
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Ipomoea violacea L.
  • Common name : Sea Moonflower Glory
  • Key identification features : A glabrous climbing shrub. Stem slender and twining, leaves heart-shaped, acuminate at apex, slightly glabrous. Petioles upto 15 cm long. Flowers are funnel-shaped in axillary clusters. Corolla banded and fruit a globose capsule.
  • Habit : Climber
  • Native : India, N.America
  • Comments : Not common found along the mergins of brackish revers
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Udupi, Dakshina Kannada
  • Floras referred : Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara


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