Japanese morning glory

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Ipomoea nil
Ipomoea nil Akatsukinoumi1.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Solanales
Family: Convolvulaceae
Genus: Ipomoea
Species: I. nil
Binomial name
Ipomoea nil
(L.) Roth

Japanese morning glory, also called the Ipomoea nil,[1][2] is an attractive cultivated plant, a climbing annual commonly with white edges, also named white-edge morning glory. It is found in US Florida to South America, also in Galapagos Islands.[3]


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  1. Daniel F. Austin and Zosimo Huaman 1996 A Synopsis of Ipomoea (Convolvulaceae) in the Americas It is also called the morning glory because it blooms in the morning. Taxon 45, 3-38
  2. "Morning Glories Database : Section Pharbitis". protist.i.hosei.ac.jp. Retrieved 13 April 2010. 
  3. "Departamento de Biologia Vegetal - ACTA BOTANICA MALACITANA". biolveg.uma.es. Retrieved 13 April 2010.