List by Scientific Name - List by Common Name

Ipomoea costellata,

Crest-rib Morning-glory

Life form2, 3: forb, annual or vine, non-woody
Habitat: mountains
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: linear
Flower color2: pink to purple or magenta
Flowering period2: July to Oct.
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Convolvulaceae (morning glory family)
Status: rare
Location where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

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