Small White Morning Glory

Small White Morning Glory (Ipomoea lacunosa)

Small White Morning Glory
Ipomoea lacunosa

By William T. Hathaway

In September 'til frost the Small White Morning Glory, Ipomoea lacunosa, is found in Pittsylvania County, Virginia. The flower measures 1/2"–3/4" and is rarely bluish. This specimen was photographed in a woodland edge near Java.

Also see this illustration in larger format, and compare with the Common Morning Glory (Ipomoea purpurea) and the Little Red Morning Glory (Ipomoea coccinatai).