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An Imperial Beach Hidden Gem, Morning Glories, by Mable Syrup

Apr 06, 2017 12:06PM ● Published by Paul Spear
An Imperial Beach Hidden Gem, Morning Glories, by Mable Syrup.

Morning Glory can be very invasive, but they sure are pretty. I found this one, climbing everything in its way down near Donax. 

 

Morning glory

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Morning glory flower
Morning glory flower, Ipomoea nil
An unopened spiral bud of a morning glory flower, Ipomoea purpurea
"Blue Star" cultivar Ipomoea tricolor photographed in Haverhill, Massachusetts
Morning Glory by Utagawa Hiroshige, 1866 (Japanese Woodblock print)

Morning glory (also written as morning-glory[1]) is the common name for over 1,000 species of flowering plants in the family Convolvulaceae, whose current taxonomy and systematics are in flux. Morning glory species belong to many genera, some of which are:

 and may also cause neural damage.[5][6][7]

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