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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.
Accessions: 34 (19 active, 9 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

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. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Austin, D. F. & Z. Huáman. 1996. A synopsis of Ipomoea (Convolvulaceae) in the Americas. Taxon 45:10.
  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. Babu, C. R. 1977. Herbaceous flora of Dehra Dun.
  6. Beetle, A. A. 1970. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31
  7. Bond, P. & P. Goldblatt. 1984. Plants of the Cape Flora, J. S. African Bot. suppl. vol. 13.
  8. Burkill, H. M. 1985-2004. The useful plants of west tropical Africa.
  9. Cabrera, A. L. & E. M. Zardini. 1978. Manual de la flora de los alrededores de Buenos Aires.
  10. Cao, Q. et al. 2009. Novel interspecific hybridization between sweetpotato (Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.) and its two diploid wild relatives. Euphytica 169:345-352. Note: Netherlands journal of plant breeding
  11. Cooper, M. R. & A. W. Johnson. 1998. Poisonous plants and fungi in Britain: animal and human poisoning
  12. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas
  13. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980-. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon.
  14. Davis, P. H., ed. 1965-1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.
  15. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  16. Eriksson, O. et al. 1979. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 2.
  17. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1963. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada.
  18. Hara, H. et al. 1978-1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  19. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1973-. Flora of Ecuador.
  20. Henderson, L. 2001. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12
  21. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  22. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  23. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953-1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2.
  24. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR.
  25. 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.
  26. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  27. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  28. Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck. 1959. A California flora.
  29. Munz, P. A. 1974. A flora of southern California.
  30. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
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  33. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  34. Ross, J. 1972. The flora of Natal.
  35. 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).
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  38. Standley, P. C. 1937-1939. Flora of Costa Rica.
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  40. Steward, A. N. 1958. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley.
  41. Steyermark, J. A. & O. Huber. 1978. Flora del Avila.
  42. Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri.
  43. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa.
  44. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.
  45. Verdcourt, B. 1957. The names of the morning glories cultivated and naturalized in east Africa. Taxon 6:231.
  46. Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). URL: http://www.conabio.gob.mx/malezasdemexico/convolvulaceae/ipomoea-purpurea/fichas/pagina1.htm target='_blank'
  47. Wiggins, I. L. 1980. Flora of Baja California.
  48. Wood, J. R. I. 1997. A handbook of the Yemen flora.
  49. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  50. 2018. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource)

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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=20214. Accessed 16 July 2019.