Mexico 2013 Flora de Puebla y Veracruz

Voucher:LCO 2623

Ipomoea stans Cav.

Location:Veracruz, Mpio Perote, near La Gloria.
Coordinates: 19°26'01" N, 97°15'50" W Alt: 2528m

Rounded shrub, 80 cm height and spread. Stems pinkish-brown. Flowers purple with tube pale purple outside and white inside. Stamens and stigma white.
Agricultural fields of Zea mays. Boundary banks planted with Agave and Opuntia. Growing on boundary bank with Compositae and Poaceae.

Identification Notes: Verified with Andrew McDonald, 1993 'Flora de Veracruz Convolvulaceae' Vol. 73. Dentate leaves.

Caamaño Onofre, L. #2623      2 June 2013

morphological details

bract, calyx bract, calyx calyx calyx sepal sepal

calyx calyx

corolla corolla

stigmas, anther stigmas, anther

stamens, stigmas stamens, stigmas flower section flower section gynoecium gynoecium
stem stem adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

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Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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