EPPO Global Database

Ipomoea indica(IPOAC)

Code created in: 2003-05-21

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: IPOAC
  • Preferred name: Ipomoea indica
  • Authority: (Burman) Merrill


USA (southern), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (except southern cone). Introduced in Western Mediterranean, Western Asia, Himalayas, Bangladesh to Indochina, China (including Taiwan), Japan, Malesia,  most of tropical Africa, Madagascar, New Guinea, Australia

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Ipomoea acuminata (Vahl) Römer & Schultes
Ipomoea cathartica Poiret
Ipomoea congesta Brown
Ipomoea insularis Steudel
Ipomoea learii (Hooker) Paxton
Ipomoea mutabilis Lindley
Pharbitis acuminata (Vahl) Choisy
Pharbitis cathartica (Poiret) Choisy
Pharbitis congesta (Brown) Hara
Pharbitis learii (Paxton) Lindley

Common names
Name Language
blue morning glory English (US)
dawnflower English
ocean-blue morning glory English
perennial morning glory English
spitzblättrige Trichterwinde German
ipomée des Indes French
aguinaldo Spanish (CU)
batatilla lila Spanish (UY)
cajete rosado Spanish (MX)
campanicas Spanish
campanilla azul Spanish (UY)
campanillas Spanish
Don Diego del Dia Spanish
enredadera Spanish
gloria de la mañana Spanish
gloria de la mañana perenne Spanish
Lear's winde Dutch
bons-dias Portuguese
corda-de-viola Portuguese (BR)
glória-da-manhã Portuguese
maruba-asagao Japanese
no-asagao Japanese
noasagao Japanese
ノアサガオ Japanese
マルバアサガオ Japanese
ипомея индийская Russian
biàn sè qiān niú Chinese
变色牵牛 Chinese