morningglory, pitted

COMMON NAME: Morningglory, pitted
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Ipomoea lacunosa
FAMILY: Convolvulaceae
LIFECYCLE: Annual
FEATURES: Twining annual vine. Flowers white to lavender, white more common. Often develops purple coloring
along leaf edges; deeply indented cotyledonary leaves with narrow points and glabrous. Leaves can be
variable from heart-shaped to lobed; blunt to sharp point; more or less smooth with basal pubescence.
DESCRIPTION: Broadly distributed common annual vine. Found in waste areas, crop areas, and fence rows.

Broad View Climbing habit

Broad View
Climbing habit

Flower / Seed Head Side view of flower

Flower / Seed Head
Side view of flower

Additional Leaf close up

Additional
Leaf close up

Additional Direct view of corolla

Additional
Direct view of corolla