unknown flower growing in yard

Asked July 26, 2014, 3:44 PM EDT

I have a different flower plants blossumimg in my veg garden. One plant is now over seven foot tall and free standing. When it started the leaves looked similar to a gourd plant. The main stem has multiple pods (dozens) that are blossuming into lavender colored flowers. They about three inch cups with a white pentagon at the inside base of the seed stem. I find it hard to find this description on-line. The closest I could find is morning glory. Any ideas what they could be?

Crawford County Pennsylvania

1 Response

Is there any way that you could forward digital photos of the plant to me? If you can, it would expedite the identification process. Please send the digital photos to:


Thomas G. Ford