Wild plants in and around Shimane 島根とその周辺の野生植物

 

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Family:
 
Convolvulaceae /
Hirugaoka


 

The other species in the genus Ipomoea:


Ipomoea lacunosa / Mameasagao
IIpomoea lacunosa f. urpurata / Benibanamameasagao
 
   

Ipomoea lacunosa f. urpurata / Benibanamameasagao ベニバナマメアサガオ

 
Ipomoea lacunosa f. urpurata is an introduced-from-North-America annual herb, a light reddish-purple form of Ipomoea lacunosa, found at riversides or roadsides, etc. Stems are vines, twining themselves around other vegetation and climb upwards. Leaves are alternate, each cleft in 3-5, in the shape of the heart, with long peduncles. Leaf axils bear approximately 3cm-in-diameter funnel-shaped, light red-purple flowers. Bloom time: summer through autumn.
             
                     
                     
                     

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