Alamo Vine, Noyau vine, Correhuela de las Doce Convolvulaceae (Morning-Glory Family)
USDA Symbol:MEDI2 USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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Specimen & Label Data
Location: SW of low-water crossing of Salado Creek at Austin Hwy, San Antonio.
Habitat: Clamboring in low shrubs, full sun. In damp, alluvial creek floodplain.
Description: Trailing, clamboring vine (no tendrils). Leaves orbicular overall, but deeply cleft into 5-(mostly 7) lobes, the lobes dentate to pinnatifid. Flowers open in heat of the day only (this specimen collected in early morning). Peduncles 1-2 flowered. Corolla tubular, white limbed w/purple center.
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Oct 12, 1994
Specimen number: 720