Jacquemontia tamnifolia (L.) Griseb.
CC = *
CW = 3
MOC = 2
Family - Convolvulaceae
Stems - No info yet.
Leaves - No info yet.
Inflorescence - No info yet.
Flowers - No info yet.
Flowering - August - October.
Habitat - Waste ground, disturbed sites, fields. Commonly cultivated and escaped.
Origin - Native to tropical America and the southeastern U.S.
Other info. - This attractive yet weedy species has only been reported from Missouri fairly recently (1979). The plant has been reported from just two counties along the Mississippi River. It will most likely spread with time.
Photographs taken off Moores Mill Road, Auburn, AL., 8-18-04, and off Lee Rd 10, Lee County, AL., 8-27-04.