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Ipomoea muricata
lilacbell Morning-glory Family
Ipomoea muricata Convolvulaceae
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common names
  lilacbell
  purple moonflower
accepted scientific name
  Ipomoea muricata (L.) Jacq.
rules for finding collection records
  Calonyction muricatum (1)
  Ipomoea muricata authority contains Jacq (38)
  Ipomoea turbinata (57)
family name
  Convolvulaceae
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Category: Wildflowers, Woody Vines
Flowers: Five petals, Tubular shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of May thru end of November

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Flora of Kaxil Kiuic
USDA PLANTS profile
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (8)
SEINet (8)
Cal Photos (2)
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Forest
Riparian
Native Plant Status
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native Native
native Not Present

native Not Native
Invasive in some regions.
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