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Floristic Inventory of the Florida Keys Database Online

Ipomoea carnea Jacq. subsp. fistulosa
(Mart. ex Choisy) D. Austin
Bush morningglory

Ipomoea carnea
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr

Family: Convolvulaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Vine

Perennation: Perennial

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence: Possibly Extirpated

FLORIDA KEYS Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

Map of select IRC data for the Florida Keys

Florida Keys History and Distribution: Not reported for the Florida Keys by John Kunkel Small in 1913. Collected in 1966 by Robert W. Long and colleagues on Big Pine Key (2063 USF). Reported by Long & Lakela (1971) as naturalized in coastal areas in the Florida Keys. Sparingly naturalized and perhaps not well established.

Other data on Ipomoea carnea subsp. fistulosa available from :

Ipomoea carnea subsp. fistulosa has been reported for the following habitat in THE FLORIDA KEYS :
Disturbed Upland

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Ipomoea carnea
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr