Ipomoea macrantha Roem. & Schult.
  • Syst. Veg.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Ipomoea macrantha Roem. & Schult. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001297378. Accessed on: 16 Jul 2020'

General Information

Vines; stems twining over low beach plants, perennial, glabrous. Leaves broadly ovate to reniform-ovate, 8-16 cm long, usually entire, cordate basally, acute to broadly acuminate apically, glabrous. Flowers usually solitary but occasionally 2-3 in a cymose inflorescence; sepals ovate to ovate-elliptic, 1.5-2.5 cm long, obtuse apically, glabrous; corolla white, the tube 6-8(-10) cm long, the limb campanulate to rotate. Capsules tardily dehiscent, ovoid to subglobose, 2-2.5 cm in diameter; seeds dark brown, pubescent with short stiff trichomes.

  • Provided by: [B].Flora de Panama
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    Habit

    Vines

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    Distribution

    pantropical species

  • Provided by: [B].Flora de Panama
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     Information From

    Convolvulaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Flora de Panama
    http://www.tropicos.org/Project/PAC
    Robert E. Woodson, Jr. and Robert W. Schery Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden Vol. 67, No. 4 (1980), pp. ii-xxxiii
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden