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Ipomoea × multifida


Ipomoea (Raf.) Shinners × multifida

Family Name: Convolvulaceae
Synonyms: Quamoclit multifida, Ipomoea coccinea × quamoclit (hybrid)
Common Name: Cardinal Climber


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Classifications and Characteristics

Plant Growth Form Climber, Vine & Liana

Landscaping Features

Desirable Plant Features Ornamental Flowers, Ornamental Foliage

Plant Care and Propagation

Light Preference Full Sun
Water Preference Lots of Water
Plant Growth Rate Fast


Mature Foliage Colour(s) Green

Floral (Angiosperm)

Flower Colour(s) Red

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Master ID 139
Species ID 1435
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Species record last updated on: 23 February 2022.