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Cypress Vine Ipomoea quamoclit
Butterfly Nectar Plant

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Gray Hairstreak (Strymon melinus) butterfly drinks nectar from Cypress Vine (Ipomoea quamoclit)

A Gray Hairstreak Strymon melinus butterfly visits Cypress Vine.

Botanical Name: Ipomoea quamoclit

Common Names: Cypress Vine, Hummingbird Vine Star Glory

Flower - Bloom color:

Plant type: Annual vine

Light: Sun, light shade

Size: 15' or more with support

Water: Average, drought-tolerant

Soil: Average

Propagation: Seed

Note: Hummingbirds readily visit this plant.