Ipomoea × multifida

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Ipomoea × multifida
Ipomoea x sloteri (I. coccinea x I. quamoclit)0.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Solanales
Family: Convolvulaceae
Genus: Ipomoea
Species: I. × multifida
Binomial name
Ipomoea × multifida
(Raf.) Shinners

Ipomea × multifida is a hybridogenic species. Its ancestors are the scarlet creeper (I. hederifolia) and the cypress vine (I. quamoclit).

Its allotetraploid 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)