Merremia quinquefolia

Merremia quinquefolia

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(Snakevine)

FAMILY

Convolvulaceae

Species

Merremia quinquefolia

Common name(s)

Snakevine

Flower colour; life form

Flowers white to pale yellow. Vine

Distinguishing features

Leaves with 5-9 digitately arranged leaflets, margins entire or with small indentations. Flowers tubular, corolla white or pale yellow to about 1.5 cm diameter. Fruit a papery capsule, persistent sepals to 2.5 cm diameter.

Merremia quinquefolia