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Help with ID of this vine in Texas

Austin, TX

I noticed this vine last month only because of the small yellow flower, about 1/4-inch across with 5 narrow notched hairy petals, 5 green somewhat pointed sepals, and yellow stamens and styles. The leaves are overall round with three deep lobes and irregular edges. Found in Austin. Any ideas much appreciated.

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MADURAI, TAMIL NADU, India

Any details about the fruits?

Jj

Austin, TX

No, the fruit had not set on yet.

MADURAI, TAMIL NADU, India

Balsam Gourd (Ibervillea lindheimeri) Cucurbitaceae

Please check up and respond because I have not seen the plant.

Jj

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Lake Stevens, WA(Zone 8a)

Oh I think JohnJ has got it! It is native to Texas. Here is two links about it:

http://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=IBLI

http://plants.usda.gov/core/profile?symbol=IBLI

Austin, TX

Jj...you are amazing! Thanks!


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