EPPO Global Database

Ipomoea violacea(IPOVI)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: IPOVI
  • Preferred name: Ipomoea violacea
  • Authority: Linnaeus


India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indochina (except Laos), Malesia (Malaya, Philippines), China (including Taiwan), Japan, Africa (Ghana, Kenya to Mozambique, Madagascar), USA (Texas, Florida), Mexico, Caribbean (Cuba to Hispaniola), Colombia to northeastern Brazil, New Guinea, Australia (Western, Northern, Queensland)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Calonyction tuba (Schlechtendahl) Colla
Ipomoea tuba (Schlechtendal) G. Don

Common names
Name Language
belle de nuit French
bejuco de luna Spanish
flor de luna Spanish