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Ipomoea horsfalliae, Cardinal Creeper, Prince Kuhio Vine

Ipomoea horsfalliae

Cardinal Creeper, Prince Kuhio Vine
Family: Convolvulaceae
Origin: Caribbean
Vine or creeperFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterPink flowersRed/crimson/vinous flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsInvasive

Ipomoea horsfalliae - Prince Kuhio Vine. The great ornamental features are beautiful foliage and the flowers. The leaves are palmately divided into five to seven segments, and are very attractive smooth green color. The noticeable long red-purplish flowers are in groups. Even before the flowers emerge the buds are a positive feature, because they look like small berries. Cultivar "Briggsii" has magenta-crimson flowers in early winter.


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