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i·po·me·a

(ī-pō-mē'ă),
The dried root of Ipomoea orizabensis (family Convolvulaceae).
See also: ipomea resin.
Synonym(s): orizaba jalap root
[G. ips (ip-), a worm, + homoios, like]

ipomea

[ipəmē′ə]
a resin prepared from the dried root of Ipomoea orizabensis, formerly used as a cathartic.
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To order by debit/credit card, call 0844 811 6716 quoting SMG16865, or send a cheque made payable to MGN SMG16865 to Ipomea Offer (SMG16865), PO Box 64, South West District Office, Manchester M16 9HY.
But, once home I read up on Ipomea, and learned that it is a woody-stemmed perennial vine that will grow forever as it climbs lianas and thin tree branches in its hot, wet tropical homeland.
Ipomea seducta House Hospedero # 180 (Convolvulacea) Megacerus leucospilus ND Caryedon serratus Tamarindus indica L.
Segun GARCIA & GUTIERREZ (2006), la presencia de alcaloides es bastante dudosa en varias especies Convolvulaceas, ademas de que hay escasas referencias de estudios que confirmen la presencia de alcaloides en algunas de estas plantas; para el caso de Ipomea purpurea, sin embargo, los resultados no son lo suficientemente claros como para corroborarlo.
The effect of light intensity on leaf shape in Ipomea caerulea.
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Post-coital antifertility activity of Annona squamosa and Ipomea fisfilosa.
Last year I used this method to grow Ipomea coccinea (Quamoclit) and it was perfect.