Here's another climber from the same garden in Araku Valley

red flower

leaves and buds

So what is this climber?

Does it have any economical uses?


It's an Ipomea also known as a Morning Glory. There are 600 species of Ipomea including the sweet potato. There are many colors of mixed Ipomea, your one is probably a fairly random hybrid. It is perhaps most similar to Ipomoea Rubriflora and Ipomea Coccinea:

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