Observations in the Genus: Ipomoea

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Alien?

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Location: Serene Valley, Pretoria
Observed: 20th May 2017
Added: 21st May 2017
Identifications:1
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Sweet Potato

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By: vynbos
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Location: Waterfall, Hillcrest, KZN
Observed: 9th May 2017
Added: 16th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Ipomoea adenioides

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Location: Sunday Loop, Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Observed: 13th April 2017
Added: 9th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Shoreline Plant

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By: Gwahir
Location: Cape Vidal, South Africa
Observed: 23rd April 2017
Added: 9th May 2017
Identifications:1
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Growing on edge of Indian Ocean

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Flowering creeper??? - ID please

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By: ITSport
Location: Damaraland, Namibia
Observed: 25th March 2017
Added: 23rd April 2017
Likely ID: Ipomoea
Identifications:1
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Comments:2
Description:

Found among rocky outcrop (Granite), looks like a creeper??? with small flowers, not larger than 50 cent piece.
Leaves large, heart-shaped

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Ipomoea

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By: FR de Villiers
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Location: Suikerbosrand nature reserve
Observed: 27th December 2016
Added: 20th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Ipomoea

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By: FR de Villiers
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Groenkloof Nature Reserve
Observed: 18th December 2016
Added: 15th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Narrow leaved Ipomoea

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By: fayne connelly
CREW (Gauteng)
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Location: The Country Club Johannesburg Woodmead
Observed: 7th November 2016
Added: 14th April 2017
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Description:

One leaf appears to be deeply dissected. Divided into narrow segments which radiate from a distinct stalk. Flowers pinky mauve with a deeper pinky mauve centre. Two flowers appearing from plant.

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Ipomoea

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By: fayne connelly
CREW (Gauteng)
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Location: The Country Club Johannesburg Woodmead
Observed: 7th November 2016
Added: 14th April 2017
Likely ID: Ipomoea simplex
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

Flowers white with hint of pale cream inside. Plant quite compact with long narrow tapering leaves. A single flower in leaf axis. The stem has several linear un-dissected leaves(assisted by Andrew Hankey) to identify as Ipomoea simplex and not I. bolusiana. Growing in grassveld but on slightly gravelly patches.

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Ipomoea 3

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By: FR de Villiers
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Location: Ezemvelo nature reserve
Observed: 3rd December 2016
Added: 13th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Ipomoea 2

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By: FR de Villiers
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Ezemvelo nature reserve
Observed: 3rd December 2016
Added: 13th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Ipomoea

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By: FR de Villiers
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Ezemvelo nature reserve
Observed: 3rd December 2016
Added: 12th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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ALIEN HORROR - morning glory

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By: Bushboy
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Location: CrocWorld Conservation Centre
Observed: 8th April 2017
Added: 11th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

Large heart-shaped leaves.
Time for a good spray?

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Morning Glory (P Edward)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Port Edward - Portsea Ave
Observed: 19th March 2017
Added: 7th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Coast Morning-Glory (P Edward)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Port Edward - Portsea Ave
Observed: 19th March 2017
Added: 6th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Ipomoea (WNR)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Wonderboom Nature Reserve
Observed: 12th March 2017
Added: 5th April 2017
Likely ID: Ipomoea
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Ranker

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By: Joseph Heymans
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Location: D2701 - Matla Mamba 673 KQ
Observed: 29th March 2017
Added: 30th March 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Ranker

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By: Joseph Heymans
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Location: D2702 - Matla Mamba 673 KQ
Observed: 29th March 2017
Added: 30th March 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Morning Glory

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By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Spioenkop 3205_2545
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 5th March 2017
Likely ID: Ipomoea
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Morning glory

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By: Laaiqah Jabar
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Location: Haaskraal
Observed: 28th February 2017
Added: 28th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Blom

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By: Joseph Heymans
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Location: D2701 - Leamington 20
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 24th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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white flower

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By: mary hunter
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Location: The Island Sedgefield
Observed: 15th October 2016
Added: 31st January 2017
Identifications:1
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Veldsambreeltjies

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By: fayne connelly
CREW (Gauteng)
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Location: The Country Club Johannesburg Woodmead
Observed: 12th January 2017
Added: 30th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

Long trailing stems. Leaves deeply heart shaped. Pale pink flowers with a darker pink centre. Trailing along the ground in the grassveld. Flowers large in comparison to the leaves.

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Ipomoea

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By: Joseph Heymans
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Location: Nylsvley dragonfly hide
Observed: 17th January 2017
Added: 18th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Ipomoea

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By: FR de Villiers
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Bronkhorstspruitdam
Observed: 8th November 2016
Added: 13th January 2017
Likely ID: Ipomoea
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Morning glory (7 Passes)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: 7 Passes (2)
Observed: 29th December 2016
Added: 31st December 2016
Identifications:1
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Common Morning Glory

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By: fayne connelly
CREW (Gauteng)
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Location: The Country Club Johannesburg Woodmead
Observed: 12th May 2016
Added: 28th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

Stems trail and twine, creeping into everything. A weed in disturbed places. Flowers funnel shaped and a rich deep purple. Leaf heart- shaped with a pointed tip.

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Trailing ipomoea

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By: fayne connelly
CREW (Gauteng)
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Location: The Country Club Johannesburg Woodmead
Observed: 12th December 2016
Added: 13th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
Description:

Has vigorous trailing stems with broad wavy leaves covered in hairs. Deep pinky coloured funnel-shaped flowers. Often a few flower heads together. Growing in vast sections in open grassland. Flowering from beginning December.

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grassland creeper with pink funnel shaped flowers

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By: fayne connelly
CREW (Gauteng)
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Location: The Country Club Johannesburg Woodmead
Observed: 12th December 2016
Added: 13th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:2
Description:

Low growing creeper, forming a mat of leaves. Leaves on short stalks and egg shaped with a wavy margin, edged with fine hairs. Flowers pinky, solitary on an erect stalk.

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Robust creeper - Ipomea

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By: Ricky Taylor
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Location: Eastern Shores, St Lucia
Observed: 10th December 2016
Added: 12th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Description:

Very robust creeper in swamp forest trees. Growing to tops of trees (>4 m). Pink flower. Leaves up to 20 cm wide.

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