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Plant Identification: SOLVED: this one is a vine

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MigthyMouse
Mexico City
Mexico

September 11, 2012
12:02 AM

Post #9271626

Hope you can Identify this one
it climbs up a tree and use them as support
the pink bracts hide one flower each
and open one at the time and they can have about 20 each flower group
flowers when weather is dry before the rainy season

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growin

growin
Vancouver, BC
(Zone 8b)


September 11, 2012
12:09 AM

Post #9271629

I took a pic of a vine that is very similar in Guerrero but couldn't get an ID.

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Vestia
San Francisco, CA

September 11, 2012
1:54 AM

Post #9271637

the form of the first one reminds me a little of Rhodochiton
http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/1412/
MigthyMouse
Mexico City
Mexico

September 11, 2012
3:07 PM

Post #9272232

yes Growin
I got 3 potted that came from Morelos/Guerrero area
it is the same plant
the bract's are like what you migth know as "tortilla Shell's" and the one flower is inside
some local people call them quesadilla flower
tks Vestia they do have similarityes
adeladel
Shanghai
China

September 13, 2012
9:17 PM

Post #9274600

Ipomoea bracteata

growin

growin
Vancouver, BC
(Zone 8b)


September 13, 2012
9:28 PM

Post #9274607

OMG - that`s it. I would of never guessed an Ipomoea. Thanks adeladel!
adeladel
Shanghai
China

September 14, 2012
5:37 AM

Post #9274795

[quote="growin"]OMG - that`s it. I would of never guessed an Ipomoea. Thanks adeladel![/quote]

Me neither, but MightyMouse's flower was a good hint, LOL.
MigthyMouse
Mexico City
Mexico

September 17, 2012
1:54 PM

Post #9277984

tks to all
this is a great place to learn an shere knwolege
again tks

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