Operculina pteripes
Morning GloriesConvolvulaceae

Flower
Flower



Similar species
  None.

Description: Corolla salmon, 6 cm diameter, calyx large, appressed to corolla tube, glabrous; a high-climbing liana.

Abundance: rare

Elevation: below 500 m

Slope: Pacific

Flower phenology: December to February

Comments: Has a very patchy distribution; a high-climbing liana.

Corolla color: salmon

Corolla throat color: salmon



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