Ipomoea tricolor

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Synonyms for Ipomoea tricolor

annual or perennial climbing herb of Central America having sky-blue flowers

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There are almost too many beautiful varieties of morning glories to choose from, but my personal favorite is "Heavenly Blue," Ipomoea tricolor, for it is indeed heavenly.
Yoshida's team inserted a pH-sensitive glass capillary electrode into a flower petal cell of the morning glory, Ipomoea tricolor. Rich in heavenly blue anthocyanin, the flower changes color from a purplish red to a sky blue as it opens.
Rob.) Standl., Guazuma tomentosa Kunth, Guazuma ulmifolia Lam., Ipomoea cholulensis Kunth, Ipomoea tricolor Cav., Lysiloma divaricatum (Jacq.) J.
Many of the most popular are varieties of Ipomoea tricolor, including...
* Morning glory (Ipomoea tricolor) 'Heavenly Blue' bears 3- to 4-inch blue flowers; 'Pearly Gates' produces white ones of the same size.
The "Heavenly Blue" coloring agent in one morning glory (Ipomoea tricolor) and the "Scarlet O'Hara" anthocyanin in its cousin (Ipomoea nil) seem simpler: No metals are involved.
Vigorous vines such as common morning glory (Ipomoea tricolor) are too heavy for a living arch to support.