Composite image of the Morning Glory vine, Ipomoea purpurea, featuring the vine itself and a closeup of a flower.
FAMILY: Convolvulaceae. ORIGIN: Tropical America
Photographed at Mount Kinabalu, Sarawak, Borneo.
In many locations around the world this plant is treated as a weed due to its invasive character.
Canon 450D, zoom lens.
(Featured in The World as we See it, or as we Missed it.)