Ipomoea alba
Morning GloriesConvolvulaceae

Flower
Flower



Similar species
Ipomoea santillianiiCorolla tube shorter, a 3 cm nectar tube, large inflorescence bracts.

Description: Corolla large, >5 cm diameter, tube narrow and about 12 cm long, open at night, sweet odor.

Abundance: rare

Elevation: below 700 m

Slope: Pacific

Flower phenology: August to November

Comments: Leaves in sun heart-shaped, but may have small lateral lobes or teeth in shade .

Corolla color: white

Corolla throat color: white



Credits: Images and Text Copyright 2006 by William A. Haber, www.cs.umb.edu/efg.