Trumpet vine may not flower for several years after planting until it becomes well established in the garden. Star-shaped flowers often arranged in an umbel. There are a whole bunch of plants that I can't identify, but the first I'll present to you is this lovely purple flowered vine (sorry for the blurry photo, my camera struggles with close ups). Seed pod ribbed, bladder- or urn-like, seed lack and rough. Many small flowers grouped together into a head. Once the pods have matured and turned dark, they are tricky to handle. Found in grain crops. The unique flowers are about three inches wide and they have several petals accented with a purple … You see it intertwined with another plant - its leaves are the smaller, darker green, smooth ones on the left. The bright green, pointed leaves grow in leaflets of three leaves. Stems erect, slender, rough, hairy, swollen at joints Leaves opposite, joined at base. Also note the seed pods. If the pod bursts, the wind carries the seeds away to start the cycle again. Seed poisonous. A native of the Southeastern U.S. including and upto Indiana and Illinois, where it typically occurs in … Winter annual. Attractive to hummingbirds and butterflies. Plant identification blue and purple flowers The following photos will allow you to identify blue and purple flowering plants. Few plants rival the extroverted beauty of a climbing vine bursting with purple flowers. Click on image to view plant details. Passion flower is a rapid-growing native vine with tendril-climbing vine which is woody in warm winter climates and herbaceous (dies to the ground) in cold winter climates. Vines or perennial herbs exuding white sap from breaks. Passiflora incarnata, commonly known as maypop, purple passionflower, true passionflower, wild apricot, and wild passion vine, is a fast-growing perennial vine with climbing or trailing stems. If pods are too high to reach, simply cut the vine at the base, but be sure to do it while the pods are green. The purple passion flower is a fast growing vine that can reach up to 20 feet or more. Asteraceae - Green Flowers: Sunflower Family: Green or brownish flowers apparently lacking petals. The addition of a purple flowering vine creates a spectacular focal point to a … Mesquite is a common name for several plants in the genus Prosopis, which contains over 40 species of small leguminous trees. Heads sometimes form a bur. After flowering, long, bean-shaped pods are produced that often persist through the winter. Both the fruits and flowers are edible on some varieties and many food items are made from the plant. Flowers large, reddish-purple to purple. Seeds often with long, silky hairs. More on Wikipedia. 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