EPPO Global Database

Jacquemontia pentanthos(IAQPE)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: IAQPE
  • Preferred name: Jacquemontia pentanthos
  • Authority: (Jacquin) G. Don


USA (Florida), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean (Cuba to Hispaniola), South America (Venezuela to Bolivia and Paraguay, central Brazil, northern Argentina). Introduced in Western Asia (Pakistan), Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Indochina (Thailand), eastern Brazil

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Jacquemontia violacea Choisy

Common names
Name Language
sky-blue morning glory English
aguinaldo azul Spanish (BO)
coque-titas Spanish