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Whitestar (Ipomoea lacunosa)

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  • Whitestar (Ipomoea Lacunosa) http://www.sagebud.com/whitestar-ipomoea-lacunosa
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  • Whitestar (Ipomoea Lacunosa) http://www.sagebud.com/whitestar-ipomoea-lacunosa
    Credit: Steve Hurst | http://plants.usda.g... | License: PD US Government PD USDA ARS
  • Whitestar (Ipomoea Lacunosa) http://www.sagebud.com/whitestar-ipomoea-lacunosa
    Credit: DkEgy | Own work | License: PD
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Ipomoea Lacunosa, or more commonly know as Whitestar, is a vine forb/herb of the genus Ipomoea. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Ipomoea Lacunosa or Whitestar's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Ipomoea
  • Family: Convolvulaceae
  • Order: Solanales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Vine Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (W)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: KY N'EAST SWSS
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FAC+ FACW
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FACW) 2(FAC+) 3(FACW) 5(FACW-) 6(FACW)




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