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Taxon: Ipomoea purpurea (L.) Roth

 
Genus: Ipomoea
Subgenus: Ipomoea
Section: Pharbitis
Family: Convolvulaceae
Tribe: Ipomoeeae
Nomen number: 20214
Place of publication: Bot. Abh. Beobacht. 27. 1787
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 09-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 34 (19 active, 10 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Medicines:
  • Vertebrate poisons:
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant; potential seed contaminant

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (widely natzd. in tropics)

    Other (origin neotropics)

References:

  1. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource) (Mid Atl Invasive Pl)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Austin, D. F. 1986. Nomenclature of the Ipomoea nil complex (Convolvulaceae) (Taxon) 35:357.
  4. Austin, D. F. 1998. Convolvulaceae. Morning glory family J. Arizona-Nevada Acad. Sci. 30:71.
  5. Austin, D. F. & Z. Huáman 1996. A synopsis of Ipomoea (Convolvulaceae) in the Americas (Taxon) 45:10.
  6. Babu, C. R. Herbaceous flora of Dehra Dun. (HF Dehra Dun)
  7. Beetle, A. A. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31. 1970 (Names Beetle)
  8. Bond, P. & P. Goldblatt Plants of the Cape Flora, J. S. African Bot. suppl. vol. 13. (L Cape)
  9. Burkill, H. M. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. (Use Pl WT Afr)
  10. Cabrera, A. L. & E. M. Zardini Manual de la flora de los alrededores de Buenos Aires. (Man BuenAir)
  11. Cao, Q. et al. 2009. Novel interspecific hybridization between sweetpotato (Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.) and its two diploid wild relatives (Euphytica) 169:345-352.
  12. Cooper, M. R. & A. W. Johnson Poisonous plants and fungi in Britain: animal and human poisoning. 1998 (Cooper & Johnson ed2)
  13. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  14. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  15. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  16. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  17. Eriksson, O. et al. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 2. (L Macar ed2)
  18. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. (Glea Cron)
  19. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  20. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador)
  21. Henderson, L. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12. 2001 (Weeds SAfr 2001)
  22. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  23. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  24. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  25. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  26. Lejoly, J. & S. Lisowski 1992. Les genres Merremia et Ipomoea (Convolvulaceae) dans la flore d'Afrique Centrale (Zaire, Rwanda, Burundi) Fragm. Florist. Geobot. 37:59.
  27. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  28. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  29. Munz, P. A. A flora of southern California. (F SCalif)
  30. Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. (F CalifMunz)
  31. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  32. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  33. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  34. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  35. Ross, J. The flora of Natal. (F Natal)
  36. Seed Regulatory and Testing Division, Agricultural Marketing Service, U.S.D.A. State noxious-weed seed requirements recognized in the administration of the Federal Seed Act (updated annually). (State Noxweed Seed)
  37. Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. (F SonorDes)
  38. Standley, P. C. Flora of Costa Rica. (F CRStand)
  39. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  40. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  41. Steward, A. N. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley. (F LowYangtze)
  42. Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. (F Missouri)
  43. Steyermark, J. A. & O. Huber Flora del Avila. (F Avila)
  44. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  45. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  46. Verdcourt, B. 1957. The names of the morning glories cultivated and naturalized in east Africa (Taxon) 6:231.
  47. Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)
  48. Wiggins, I. L. Flora of Baja California. (F Baja)
  49. Wood, J. R. I. A handbook of the Yemen flora. (F Yemen)
  50. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Ipomoea purpurea (L.) Roth :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=20214. Accessed 15 November 2018.