TROPICAL PLANT ENCYCLOPEDIA


Pictogram Guide · Mouse over pictogram for definition

Ipomoea pes caprae, Ipomoea biloba , Beach Morning Glory, Gost Foot Creeper, Railroad Vine

Ipomoea pes caprae, Ipomoea biloba

Beach Morning Glory, Gost Foot Creeper, Railroad Vine
Family: Convolvulaceae
Groundcover and low-growing 2ftVine or creeperFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterPink flowersOrnamental foliageEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.InvasiveFlood tolerantSeaside, salt tolerant plant

Beach morning glory grows on sand dunes and beaches above the high tide line in tropical and subtropical regions throughout the world. Light pink, crepe-paper-like, 4" flowers cover this climbing vine from spring to summer. Its large, green, felted leaves add the right contrast for its deep rose floral centers. Hardy Zone 10 and higher Full sun, grows to 1-3' in container, vining in habit, minimum temperature 60F, blooms in spring and summer. Fresh leaf: externally use to relief jelly-fish poisoning.


Similar plants:

More similar plants




Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/ipomoea_pes_caprae.htm