Ipomoea pes-tigridis L.
  • Sp. Pl.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Ipomoea pes-tigridis L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001296673. Accessed on: 01 Jun 2020'

General Information

Herbs annual, twining, with spreading hispid axial parts. Stems 0.5-3 m. Petiole 2-8 cm; leaf blade circular or transversely elliptic in outline, 2-10 X 3-13 cm, palmately deeply divided; segments (3-)5-9, elliptic or oblong, tapered at both ends, densely pubescent, apex mucronate. Inflorescences capitate, few flowered; peduncle 4-11 cm; bracts hirsute; outer involucral bracts oblong to linear-oblong, 2-2.5 cm; inner bracts smaller. Pedicel obsolete. Sepals lanceolate, slightly unequal, 1-1.4 cm, hirsute on both sides. Corolla white, funnelform, 3-4 cm, midpetaline bands sparsely pubescent. Stamens included; filaments glabrous. Pistil included; ovary 2-loculed, glabrous. Stigma 2-lobed. Capsule ovoid, ca. 7 mm, 4-valved. Seeds ellipsoid, ca. 4 mm, gray tomentellous. 2n = 28, 30.

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    Morphology

    Pink or red-purple flowers 1 in. or more long in pedunculate bracteate heads.

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    Deeply divided leaves

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    Coarsely hairy twiner

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    Corolla white, pink or purple with darker throat, funnel-shaped, 3.5–5 cm. long; midpetaline areas with a few hairs.

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    Capsule brown, glabrous.

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    Annual; stems slender or stout, trailing, up to 2.4 m. long, covered with long spreading yellow bristly hairs.

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    Leaf-blade palmately 7–9-lobed, often to within about 1 cm. of the base, up to 10.5 cm. long and 13 cm. wide in outline; lobes narrowly oval to obovate, narrowed above and below, subacute at the apex, 1.6–7 cm. long, 1–2.8 cm. wide, thinly hairy to strigose on both surfaces; petiole up to 14 cm. long, hairy.

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    Flowers in few-flowered bracteate heads; peduncle hairy, up to 14(–25) cm. long; bracts foliaceous, oblong to oblong-lanceolate, hairy outside; outer ones up to 5 cm. long and 0.6 cm. wide; inner ones narrower.

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    Seeds black, pubescent.

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    Sepals 8–10 mm. long, hairy.

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    Annual or sometimes perennial herb.

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    Capsule ovoid, glabrous.

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    Stems slender or more or less stout, trailing, up to 3 m. long, occasionally prostrate covered with long spreading yellow bristly hairs as are petioles and peduncles, up to 2 m. long.

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    Seeds brown, pubescent.

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    Leaf lamina circular to somewhat reniform in outline, palmately-pedately 7–9-lobed, 4–11 × 4–15 cm., in outline, broadly cordate at the base; lobes narrowly oval to obovate, narrowed above and below, acute or subacute, minutely mucronate at the apex, narrowed and confluent at the base, 1·5–7·5 × 1–2·5 cm., lateral ones gradually smaller, lowermost somewhat oblique to falcate, often obtuse, all thinly hairy to strigose on both surfaces; sinises between the lobes rounded; petiole up to 14 cm. long.

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    Sepals lanceolate, 7–12 mm. long, hairy.

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    Corolla funnel-shaped, white, pink or purple with darker throat, 3–5 cm. long; midpetaline areas with a few hairs.

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    Flowers in few-flowered bracteate heads; peduncle up to 15 cm. long; bracts foliaceous, oblong to oblong-lanceolate, hairy outside; outer ones up to 3 × 0·8 cm., inner ones smaller.

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      Bibliography

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    Convolvulaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    http://www.plantsoftheworldonline.org/terms-and-conditions
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    Plants Of the World Online Portal - FWTA
    https://www.kew.org/science/who-we-are-and-what-we-do/strategic-outputs-2020/plants-of-the-world-online
    http://www.plantsoftheworldonline.org/terms-and-conditions
    • C The Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
    Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
    http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2
    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • D Missouri Botanical Garden
    Plants Of the World Online Portal - FZ
    https://www.kew.org/science/who-we-are-and-what-we-do/strategic-outputs-2020/plants-of-the-world-online
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    World Flora Online consortium
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    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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