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Ipomoea lacunosa Linnaeus. Small White Morning-glory, Whitestar. Phen: Jul-Dec. Hab: Riverbanks, marshes, swamps, fields, roadsides, disturbed areas. Dist: NJ west to OH, IL, and KS, south to FL and e. TX.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Synonymy: = Ar, C, F, Fl6, FNA14, G, GrPl, GW2, Il, K1, K3, K4, NcTx, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, S, Tat, Tn, Tx, Va, W, WH3, WV, Austin & Huáman (1996), Austin (1984), Liao et al (2022), Wood et al (2020b)

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Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACW
  • Great Plains: FACW
  • Midwest: FACW
  • Northcentral & Northeast: FACW

Heliophily ?: 8

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image of plant© Sonnia Hill | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Bruce A. Sorrie | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Bruce A. Sorrie | Original Image ⭷


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