Argyreia cuneata (Willd.) Ker Gawl., Bot. Reg. 8: t. 661. 1822 (Syn: (≡) Convolvulus cuneatus Willd. (basionym));
Purple Morning Glory, Purple Convolvulus, Mysore Argyreia • Marathi: म्हाळुंगी Mhalungi • Tamil: Kanvalipoo, Vettai chedi • Kannada: Kallana hambu, Kallana gida, Nettarulu;
Flora Of Davanagere District: Karnataka, India By B. K. Manjunatha, V. Krishna, T. Pullaiah (Description) – 2004- Argyreia cuneata, Argyreia elliptica, Argyreia imbricata, Argyreia kleiniana, Argyreia nervosa, Argyreia pilosa, Argyreia pomacea etc.)
Flora of Eastern Karnataka, Volume 2 By N. P. Singh (1988- Description & keys- Argyreia cuneata, Argyreia pilosa, Argyreia sericea, Argyreia strigosa, Argyreia cymosa, Argyreia elliptica, Argyreia imbricata & Argyreia nervosa)
Erect shrubs; stem usually unbranched, terete, glabrous. Leaves to 6 x 2.5 cm, entire, shortly apiculate at apex, glabrous above, tomentose below; nerves 5 pairs, pinnate; petiole 8 mm long. Flowers in axillary peduncled cymes or solitary, peduncles 2 cm long, few-flowered; sepals 6 x 7 mm, orbicular, obtuse, glabrous; corolla 4 cm across, bluish pink. Berry 10 x 10 mm, ovoid, glabrous, yellow.
Flowering and fruiting: October-February
Grasslands and dry deciduous forests
Satara, Oct 2014 :: Requesting ID- Convolvulaceae :: ARKOCT-08 : 4 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6).
Requesting to please provide ID of this Convolvulaceae member captured near Satara, Maharashtra in October 2014.
Is this some Argyreia species?
Attaching a couple of more pics clicked in Oct 2015. Requested to please provide ID. Attachments (2)
Appears close to Argyreia cuneata as per comparative images at Argyreia
No doubt its Argyreia cuneata only.
Thanks … for resolving this long pending ID.
This plant here is identified as Argyreia involucrata but looks very similar to my plant. Could this also be A. cuneata?
Argyreia cuneata (Willd.)) Ker gawl.
Local Name: Mahalungi
Location: Sajjangad, near Satara, Maharashtra.
I think this is one of the more interesting and aesthetic Argyreia species …definitely on my Wish List…
Plant for identification from Pune: Can you please help me identify this flowering plant. It was observed in Panshet area in Pune.
Any Convolvulaceae member
Argyreia cuneata of Convolvulaceae?
In that case this will be a very good plant to put on fence.
Kas week : Argyreia cuneata SMP: Argyreia cuneata
Please id this flowering vine : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1)
Argyreia cuneata from near Hemavati Reservoir, Hassan, Karnataka-GSJAN2016/03 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (2)
Argyreia cuneata (Willd.) Ker Gawl.
Photographed from near Hemavati Reservoir, Hassan District, Karnataka.
TSP-JAN2016-32-32:Argyreia cuneata ( Convolvulaceae) : 1 post by 1 author.
It is my pleasure to share few images of Argyreia cuneata (Convolvulaceae)
Habitat: Wild, Scrub forest
Sighting: Chikmagalur and Tumkur, Karnataka, about 1000 msl and 800 msl
Date: 22-08-2014 and 28-07-2015
Panchagani Tour…Id plz 170914 SR : Attachments (3). 7 posts by 7 authors.
Can u plz help me id this shrub
pic taken at Panchagani MH, Sept 2013
is it some species of Ipomoea
Nice photographs … Could this be Argyreia cuneata??
Agree with … This is Argyreia elliptica. Please check this link
Has been identified as Argyreia elliptica but looks like A. cuneata to me.
Wildflower for ID 04 : 6 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (3)- 1 Mb each.
For ID. Date: 06/09/18
Location : Jawalagiri (near Hosur)
Altitude : 997 ASL
Habitat. : wild
Pl. check comparative images at
Thanks … From the images in the link, Argyreia cuneata seems the closest. Maybe somebody could confirm.
Yes, I agree with you for Argyreia cuneata (Willd.) Ker Gawl. as per comparative images at Argyreia
we had a case or two. one in 2008 was agreed by … i agree with …
GRIN The Plant List (Argyreia cuneata Ker Gawl.- Unresolved) Flowers of India India Biodiversity Portal Argyria+cuneata+1.JPG (image)