Whitestar Morning Glory – Ipomoea lacunose

Whitestar Morning Glory
Whitestar Morning Glory

Flowers of this plant are considerably smaller than other varieties of Morning Glories. They are usually white, but can be palest pink or purple in color. The five petals are fused into a funnel shaped flower.

This small flowered form is also known as Whitestar potato and some Native American peoples consumed it as food.

No references to medicinal use found…YET!
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: