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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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 Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba
Family: Convolvulaceae
Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory
Origin: Paraguay, Uruguay, Argentina
CaudexVine or creeperSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterPink flowers

A remarkable Morning Glory native to arid regions of Argentina. Like other caudiciform species, it has swollen stems containing water-storage tissue, and can survive extended periods of drought. Give it a well-drained soil, keep it moist and keep it out of the full sun. The caudex will grow to more than 2 ft, the vines reach for more than 12 ft. The bell-shaped flowers are pink. The plant is very showy; it can be kept in a pot as a bonsai and is easy to control as a container specimen, just needs a little trellis, otr can be pruned. Fast growing.


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 Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis caudex (right)
Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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Ipomoea platensis caudex (right)
Ipomoea platensis, Ipomoea platense, Ipomoea lineariloba, Plata Ipomoea, Caudiciform Morning Glory

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A remarkable Morning Glory native to arid regions of Argentina. Like other caudiciform species, it has swollen stems containing water-storage tissue, and can survive extended periods of drought. Give it a well-drained soil, keep it moist and keep it out of the full sun. The caudex will grow to more than 2 ft, the vines reach for more than 12 ft. The bell-shaped flowers are pink. The plant is very showy; it can be kept in a pot as a bonsai and is easy to control as a container specimen, just needs a little trellis, otr can be pruned. Fast growing.
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RECOMMENDED SUPPLIES:
Adenium Plant Food - Flower and Caudex Booster
SUNSHINE-BC - Caudex booster
Adenium Soilless Mix
Succulent Care. Plant it in well-drained soil mix, water once and keep in warm (75-80F) place in filtered light. Do not water again until soil dries on surface.
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Ipomoea platensis - seeds

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Very unusual ipomoea that forms a large caudex. See picture of plants
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RECOMMENDED SUPPLIES:
Seed Germination Mix #3, professional grade
SUNSHINE-S - Seeds and cuttings booster
Myco Mix - pro-mix with Mycorrhiza
Baby-Plant Food - Seedlings and Cuttings Booster
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