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Ivyleaf Morningglory

Ipomoea hederacea L.

Convolvulaceae (Morningglory Family)

▲ ▼ seedlings

▲ ▼ young plants, showing twining stems

mature plants climbing corn stalks

flower

Ivy-leaved morningglory:

        has english ivy-shaped leaves and bright blue flowers

        leaves, stems, fruit fairly pubescent (hairy)

        is a summer annual vine

        produces bur-like seedpods; reproduces readily by seed

        found in cultivated fields and waste areas

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