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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Genus: Ipomoea
Communities: escaped cultivar

Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Ipomoea reptans
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).