Ipomoea sinensis (Desr.) Choisy
  • Mém. Soc. Phys. Genève


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Ipomoea sinensis (Desr.) Choisy. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001297780. Accessed on: 07 Jul 2020'

Morphology

Flowers white or pinkish.

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    A slender perennial, trailing or twining

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    Annual; stems numerous, prostrate or twining to 2.5 m., pilose.

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    Corolla pale mauve, white with purple centre, pink with greenish stripes, or pure white, funnel-shaped, 1.3–2.2 cm. long, pubescent.

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    Sepals accrescent; outer ciliate, ovate with cordate base or with broad, ovate or triangular, cordate or subhastate, 2–5 mm. long, 2–6 mm. wide base and a narrow lanceolate 2–10 mm. long, 1.5–8 mm. wide acute apex; inner sepals lanceolate, broadened at the base, 6.5 mm. long, 2 mm. wide.

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    Inflorescence 1–3-flowered; peduncle up to 4.5 cm. long, hairy; pedicels up to 1.6 cm. long; bracts minute.

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    Leaves petiolate; blade ovate to oblong-ovate, rarely rhomboid, 2–10 cm. long, 2.5–6(–7) cm. wide, obtuse to bluntly acute at the apex, broadly cordate sometimes subhastate at the base, pubescent to glabrous; petiole pilose, up to 5.3 cm. long.

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    Seeds velvety pubescent, 2.7 mm. long.

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    Capsule globose, glabrous, 6–10 mm. in diameter, tipped with indurated style base.

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    Capsule globose, glabrous, apiculate by the persistent style-base.

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    Seeds velvety pubescent with grey or fawn hairs up to 5 mm. long.

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    Corolla funnel-shaped, pale mauve, white with purple centre, pink with greenish stripes or pure white, 1·2–2·2 cm.; midpetaline areas strigose (at least outside towards the apices).

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    Inflorescence cymosely 1–3–flowered; peduncle slender, up to 6–5 cm. long, hairy; pedicels up to 1·9 cm. long, pilose, at first erect, reflexed in fruit; bracts minute, lanceolate.

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    Sepals accrescent, 5–23 × 3–9 mm., glabrous to pilose, generally ciliate, unequal: outer ones ovate with cordate base or with broad, ovate or triangular, cordate or subhastate base 2–5 × 2–6 mm. and a narrow lanceolate 2–10 × 1·5–10 mm. acute apex; inner ones lanceolate, broadened at the base, 6·5 × 2 mm.

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    Stems numerous from the apex of a taproot, prostrate or twining, or young shoots occasionally suberect, up to 2·5 m., more or less densely covered with white spreading hairs at least when young.

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    Leaf lamina ovate to oblong ovate, rarely, rhombic, 2–10 × 2·5–7·5 cm., obtuse to bluntly acute at the apex, broadly cordate or sometimes subhastate at the base, pubescent to glabrous; petiole slender, 1–10 cm. long, pilose.

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    Annual herb.

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