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Family: CONVOLVULACEAE 

 Ipomoea oenotherae
 

Photo by Specks.

  
Author:  Johannes Gottfried Hallier 1894
Family:  Convolvulaceae
Habitat:  Southern Central - Southern Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium-Maximum
Thickness:  3 centimetres
Height:  50 centimetres (Crawling)
Flower:  Pink
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Convolvulus oenotherae Vatke. Ipomoea cecilae N.E. Br. Ipomoea lineariloba Chiov. Ipomoea pachypus Pilg. Ipomoea petunioides Baker
This member of the Convolvulaceae family was given this name by  Johannes Gottfried Hallier in 1894. It found in a wide range: South Africa, Namibia, Zambia, Uganda, Ethiopia and neighbours. It need a well drained soil with some water and some to lots of sun. The caudex can grow to three centimetres in diameter and rather long. The branches reach 50 centimetres. The flowers are light pink with a darker throat.