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Taxon: Ipomoea pandurata (L.) G. Mey.

Genus: Ipomoea subgenus: Eriospermum section: Eriospermum series: Jalapae
Family: Convolvulaceae tribe: Ipomoeeae.
Nomen number: 311672
Place of publication: Prim. fl. esseq. 100. 1818
Name verified on: 20-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • bigroot morning-glory   (Source: Names Beetle ) – English
  • man-of-the-earth   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • manroot   (Source: F Carolin ) – English
  • wild potato-vine   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • wild sweet-potato-vine   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Austin, D. F. & Z. Huáman. 1996. A synopsis of Ipomoea (Convolvulaceae) in the Americas. Taxon 45:9.
  • Austin, D. F. 2011. Indian potato ( Ipomoea pandurata, Convolvulaceae)—a record of confusion. Econ. Bot. 65(on–line):1–14. [DOI: 10.1007/s12231-011-9176-x].
  • Beetle, A. A. 1970. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31.
  • Browne, E. T. & R. Athey. 1992. Vascular plants of Kentucky: an annotated checklist.
  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen.
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1963. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada.
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  • Kunkel, G. 1984. Plants for human consumption.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles. 1999. Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York.
  • Mohlenbrock, R. H. 1975. Guide to the vascular flora of Illinois.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  • Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri.
  • Voss, E. 1972–. Michigan flora.
  • Wofford, B. E. & R. Kral. 1993. Checklist of the vascular plants of Tennessee.
  • Wunderlin, R. P. 1998. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida.
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Check other web resources for Ipomoea pandurata (L.) G. Mey.:


Images:

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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?311672 (24 April 2014)

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