Windmill Flower Form of Japanese Morning Glory

gerris2October 9, 2012

The stamens are modified by mutation into little flags in this reverse tube Japanese Morning Glory.

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kayjones(Mo6b)

Pretty!

    Bookmark   October 12, 2012 at 6:21AM
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dena_eft(7)

sure like this one! :)

    Bookmark   October 17, 2012 at 12:01PM
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ron_convolvulaceae

Joseph - I would consider the flower to be more of a pseudo-windmill because if it wasn't for the factor of the reverse tube in combination with the anthers and / or stigma turning into petaloids (thus making the filaments and style more visible) this would then more simply be a double I.nil...quite unlike the other type of Windmill that Nobu has that is neither double or reverse tube.

The Japanese often mislabel their MG's.

    Bookmark   October 18, 2012 at 12:36AM
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gerris2

It's what the eBay vendor called it so that is why I am calling it this name.

    Bookmark   October 19, 2012 at 7:39PM
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