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wild sweet potato
Ipomoea batatas
Ipomoea batatas
wild sweet potato Morning-glory Family
Ipomoea batatas Convolvulaceae
common names
  wild sweet potato
accepted scientific name
  Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
rules for finding collection records
  Ipomoea batatas (116)
  Ipomoea tiliacea (0)
  Ipomoea triloba (73)
family name
Image Author: ©2009 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
Image Source
Category: Woody Vines
Flowers: Five petals, Bell shaped flowers, Tubular shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Polynesian introduction. Native to America.

How Likely at this Location (32%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base