EPPO Global Database

Ipomoea nil(IPONI)

Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: IPONI
  • Preferred name: Ipomoea nil
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Roth


South America. Naturalized as a weed in most tropical areas, including China, Japan (Ryukyu Islands), and southern Asia generally.

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Convolvulus nil Linnaeus
Ipomoea hederacea Broun & Massey
Ipomoea longicuspis Meisner
Ipomoea triloba Thunberg
Pharbitis nil (Linnaeus) Choisy

Common names
Name Language
japanische Prunkwinde German
Japanese morning glory English
morning glory English
aguinaldo azul claro Spanish (CU)
batatilla planta glabra Spanish (CO)
bejuco terciopelo Spanish (CU)
アサガオ Japanese
asagao Japanese
campainha-azul Portuguese (BR)
qian niu Chinese
牵牛 Chinese