African Plant Database

Ipomoea violacea L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 161 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Ipomoea
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Convolvulus tuba Schltdl. (1831)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ipomoea glaberrima Bojer ex Hook. (1834)
=Convolvulus grandiflorus Jacq. (1776)
=Calonyction grandiflorum (Jacq.) Choisy (1834)
=*Ipomoea grandiflora (Jacq.) Hallier f. (1894) non (L.f.) Lam.
=Ipomoea macrantha Roem. & Schult. (1819)
=Convolvulus tubus Schltdl.
=Ipomoea tuba (Schltdl.) G. Don (1837)
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Liana; Humid, Subhumid, Dry; Anthropic; 0-499 m; distribution: Africa. New World, Comoros,

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 412 (1997).
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