EPPO Global Database

Ipomoea tricolor(IPOTO)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: IPOTO
  • Preferred name: Ipomoea tricolor
  • Authority: Cavanilles


Mexico. Cultivated as an ornamental and introduced into many tropical countries in Asia, Africa, Central and South America

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Ipomoea rubro-caerulea Hooker
Ipomoea rubrocaerulea Hooker
Pharbitis rubro-caerulea (Hooker) Planchon
Pharbitis tricolor (Cavanilles) Chittenden

Common names
Name Language
multicolored morning glory English
tricolored morning glory English (US)
himmelblaue Prunkwinde German
liseron bleu azur French
bodongás Spanish
gloria de la mañana Spanish
manto de la virgen Spanish
quiebraplatos Spanish
gloria mattutina Italian
ипомея трёхцветная Russian
іпомея голуба Ukrainian