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Plant Identification: SOLVED: morning glories

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crestedchik

crestedchik
Cicero, NY
(Zone 5a)

September 23, 2001
10:11 PM

Post #14198

these are some of the morning glories I have growing,I think one is Mt Fugi Mix but not sure.Does anyone know?

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Debby
Milo, IA
(Zone 5a)

September 24, 2001
1:17 AM

Post #133204

CC: The pink looks like a Picotee. I have pics. of the Mt. Fuji if you would like to see them. They usually have more white barring in them.

Dinu

Dinu
Mysore
India
(Zone 10a)

September 24, 2001
11:22 AM

Post #133320

A couple of days ago, I picked up a similar plant (vine) from the wild roadside, but the flower is red. Must be the same, morning glory. It closes by evening.
MzMunchken
Crestview, FL
(Zone 7b)

September 24, 2001
4:06 PM

Post #133475

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Evert
Helsinki
Finland
(Zone 4b)


September 24, 2001
5:57 PM

Post #133561

Is picotee a japanese morning glory? The leaves looks like my Kikyo and the flowers too, but kikyo have purple flowers.

crestedchik

crestedchik
Cicero, NY
(Zone 5a)

September 24, 2001
6:18 PM

Post #133579

They were both suppose to be japannese mg.There was another one that was suppose to be a double but don't see any sign of that one
MsBatt
Florence, AL
(Zone 7a)

September 25, 2001
12:02 AM

Post #133805

The word 'picotee' does refer to a thin, contrastingly-colored edge, but several seed catalogues sell both a blue and a pink DOUBLE MG the have named "Picotee Blue" or "Picotee Red" (although it is PINK). I've not seen a single-flowered version, and in the catalogues the leaves can't been seen. I have one color out of the "Mt. Fuji" mix, and it definately looks different from these. The white edge is wider and more regular, and a strong white stripe runs down the channels in the flower.My flowers aren't nearly so pointed, either---they're almost prefectly round. My leaves are shaped like these, but they're variegated. (So are the leaves of my Tie-Dye and Rose Zebra, two other Ipomoea nil cultivars.)I do like the way these look---wanna swap seeds?

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