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Apr 29, 2018 6:40 PM CST
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Please help id this vine that grows around my house. Thanks

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Apr 29, 2018 6:41 PM CST
Name: greene
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Apr 29, 2018 7:45 PM CST
Name: Mindi Hammerstone
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Looks like a variety of perennial Morning glory to me. Just my opinion.


Apr 29, 2018 9:07 PM CST
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Convolvulus arvensis perhaps?
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Apr 30, 2018 12:14 AM CST
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Is morning glory toxic? This grows all around my house of its own accord.
Apr 30, 2018 9:36 AM CST
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Looks like moon flower to me. Don't know if its toxic or not but definitely can become invasive.
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May 5, 2018 3:02 AM CST
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Here's some more pics
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May 5, 2018 3:09 AM CST
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crazypetunias said:Looks like moon flower to me. Don't know if its toxic or not but definitely can become invasive.

Agreed. It's very pretty but can be invasive.
May 5, 2018 6:32 AM CST
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May 5, 2018 6:55 AM CST
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May 5, 2018 11:24 AM CST
Name: Mindi Hammerstone
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I still am convinced that it's a perennial type of morning glories. Moonflowers tend to come open at night. If you painted them blue, I took a cutting of my neighbors vine and rooted it and put it in my old house garden. It totally took over!! Luckily I liked it and so did the pollinators and hummingbirds. It would even crawl across the cement driveway and up my house, everywhere. It was pretty easy to pull the vines up and cut them back but it would just do it again. I never had that problem with the seed morning glories.

Obviously I Love morning glories lol.



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