Wood Rose

Wood rose (Merremia tuberosa) (Convolvulaceae) Description: Woody, climbing vine with yellow, funnel-shaped flowers that open in sunlight and close when cloudy or dark Mature seedpods look like brown, wooden rose. Morning-glory family Native to Tropical America, introduced as an ornamental. First collected in the wild in 1932. Continues to spread by people as ornamental and … Continue reading Wood Rose