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Ipomoea purpurea (Tall Morning Glory) is a species of shrub in the family Convolvulaceae. They are climbers. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to Mato Grosso, Mata Atlântica, Caatinga, Mato Grosso Do Sul, Pernambuco, Espirito Santo, Pará, Amazônia, Minas Gerais, Paraná, Bahia, Cerrado, SãO Paulo, Brazil, Rio De Janeiro, Maranhao, Santa Catarina, Rio Grande Do Sul, Distrito Federal, Acre (Brazil), and Sergipe. They have simple, broad leaves, magenta flowers, and achenes. Flowers are visited by Fixsenia, Culex, Euphoria basalis, and Xylocopa guatemalensis. Individuals can grow to 2 m.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0030107
  • Definition: a fruit which develops from a carpel or gyneocium and at maturity comprises a dry exocarp, a dry mesocarp, and a dry endocarp that are connected to a seed coat by a funicle
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of tall morning-glory. View this species on GBIF