Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Read more about Railroad Vine at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Solanales
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Ipomoea pes-caprae var. emarginata
Railroad Vine, Bay Hops, Bay Winders, Goat's-foot
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Keith Bradley kab_ipescaprae_brasili_29
April Monroe County FL
Bahia Honda State Park
Corolla lavender, per Weakley's Flora.
Patrick D. McMillan pdmipescapre_2
Stems trailing, rooting at nodes; larger leaves not lobed but notched at apex, per Weakley's Flora.
Patrick D. McMillan pdmipescapre_bestfolfru
Leaf blades unlobed but summit notched, per Wildflowers of the Eastern United States.
Patrick D. McMillan pdmipescapre_olymp
We have seen stems as long as 31m trailing across dunes, per Wildflowers of the Eastern United States.