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The biological flora of coastal dunes and wetlands. Ipomoea imperati (Vahl) Griseb

Author(s): R. I. Lonard and F. W. Judd

Month: Sum
Year: 1999

Publication Type: Article
Journal: Journal of Coastal Research
Volume: 15
Issue: 3
Pages: 645-652

Article Topic(s): Phenology,Morphology
Research Setting(s): Coastal,Wetland

Species Referenced: Ipomoea imperati (Beach morning-glory),


Describes the habitat characteristics, morphology, and phenology of Ipomoea imperati. This species is an important pioneer on coastal beaches, occupying the backshore. This species' seaward distribution is determined by the physical environment and its landward distribution influenced by dispersal and competition.

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R. I. Lonard and F. W. Judd. "The biological flora of coastal dunes and wetlands. Ipomoea imperati (Vahl) Griseb." Journal of Coastal Research 15.3 (1999): 645-652.

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