Browsing: Ipomoea

Ipomoea is the largest genus in the flowering plant family Convolvulaceae, with over 500 species. The most widespread common name is Morning Glories. The generic name is derived from the Greek words "ips" or "ipos", meaning "worm" or "bindweed," and "homoios", meaning "resembling". The genus occurs throughout the tropical and subtropical regions of the world.

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Ipomoea alba (Moonflower)

Ipomoea alba (Moonflower) is a perennial, herbaceous liana up to 100 feet (30 m) tall, with twining stems. The leaves are entire or three…


Ipomoea bolusiana

Ipomoea bolusiana is a perennial dwarf shrub, growing form a thick tuberous rootstock, up to 8 inches (20 cm) in diameter. One or several…