morning-glory family

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n morning-glory family morning glory; bindweed; sweet potato; plants having trumpet-shaped flowers and a climbing or twining habit
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Usage


In news:

In fact, it is the third most common wild vine, the morning-glory family.
Red morning-glory (ipomoea coccinea, featured in the July 31, 2010 column) with bright red flowers that are smaller than the other family members.
Well for some family and friends, especially those who grew up playing football, they use the bulk of their morning reflecting, and reliving their glory days on the football field.
Whether you call it a sweet potato or a yam, the vegetable we know is a sweet, delicious, nutritious and edible root from the morning-glory family.
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