Ipomoea hederifolia

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"Ipomoea luteola" redirects here. As described by Robert Brown, this refers to the Obscure Morning Glory (I. obscura).
"Trompillo" redirects here. This may also refer to the Silver-leaved Nightshade (Solanum elaeagnifolium).
Scarlet Creeper
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Solanales
Family: Convolvulaceae
Genus: Ipomoea
Species: I. hederifolia
Binomial name
Ipomoea hederifolia
L.
Synonyms

Ipomoea coccinea Sessé & Moc. (non L.: preoccupied)
Ipomoea coccinea var. hederifolia (L.) Gray
Ipomoea luteola Jacq.

Ipomoea hederifolia is a species of herbaceous annual vine native to the Americas. It was first described by Linnaeus in 1759.

It is commonly known as Scarlet Morning Glory, Scarlet Creeper, Star Ipomoea, Trompillo or "Ivy-leaved Morning Glory" (which otherwise refers to I. hederacea).

Ipomoea × multifida is a hybrid between I. coccinea and Ipomoea quamoclit. The allotetraploid of this hybrid is Ipomoea sloteri. Both are known as Cardinal Climber.

References[edit]

  • USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. [1] (26 November 2009)