Calflora
Taxon  Report   8527    
Ipomoea aquatica  Forssk.
Swamp morning glory
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Ipomoea aquatica, a dicot, is a perennial herb or vine that is not native to California.

Ipomoea aquatica is classified by the U.S. Federal Government as a NOXIOUS WEED. [USDA 2000]

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Family: CONVOLVULACEAE  
Genus: Ipomoea
Communities: escaped cultivar

Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Ipomoea reptans
More information about  Ipomoea aquatica
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (IPAQ)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 21, 2018).

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