EPPO Global Database

Ipomoea hederifolia(IPOHF)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: IPOHF
  • Preferred name: Ipomoea hederifolia
  • Authority: Linnaeus


USA, Mexico, Central America, Caribbean (Jamaica, Hispaniola), South America (except Chile, southern Argentina). Cultivated as an ornamental climber. Introduced in Russian Far East, Western Asia (Pakistan), Himalayas, India, Bangladesh, Indochina (except Laos, Cambodia), Malesia (Malaya), China, Korea, central and eastern Africa, Madagascar, Australia

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Quamoclit hederifolia (Linnaeus) Choisy

Common names
Name Language
ivy-leaf morning glory English
ivy-leaved morning glory English
scarlet creeper English
scarlet morning glory English
star ipomoea English
efeublättrige Trichterwinde German
ipomée à feuilles de lierre French
trompetica roja Spanish
trompillo Spanish
jitirana Portuguese (BR)