Merremia peltata (L.) Merr.
  • Interpr. Herb. Amboin.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Merremia peltata (L.) Merr. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001298114. Accessed on: 06 Jul 2020'

Morphology

Sepals 1.5–2.5 cm. long, ± ovate.

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    Inflorescence up to 40 cm. long, corymbose, several- to many-flowered, up to 2 per leaf-axil; pedicels 1.5–2.5 cm. long, becoming longer and clavate in fruit, up to 5 cm. long.

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    Corolla yellow or white, funnel-shaped, 4.5–6 cm. long.

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    Leaves peltate; blade ovate-orbicular, orbicular or oblate, 7–30 cm. long and broad, ± rounded at the base, acuminate or cuspidate at the apex, glabrous or slightly hairy below; inflorescence-leaves sometimes cordate instead of peltate; petiole 3–20 cm. long.

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    Stems glabrous, or hirsute near the nodes, arising from a large tuber.

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    A large twiner to 30 m. high often completely covering trees and bushes.

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     Information From

    Convolvulaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    Plants Of the World Online Portal - FTEA
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    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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