Ipomoea setosa
Morning GloriesConvolvulaceae


Similar species
Ipomoea batatoidesCalyx not spiny, corolla smaller and darker pink.

Description: Corolla pake pink with darker throat, calyx appressed to corolla tube, has many 1 cm soft spines.

Abundance: uncommon

Elevation: 300-700 m

Slope: Pacific

Flower phenology: November to December

Comments: Basal 15mm of corolla tube charcoal gray.

Corolla color: pink-lavender

Corolla throat color: pink-magenta

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