Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Ipomoea batatas (Linnaeus) Lamarck. Sweet Potato. Hab: Persistent in fields after cultivation, disturbed areas. Dist: Native of tropical America.

Origin/Endemic status: Neotropics

Syn: = Bah, Fl6, K1, K3, K4, Meso4.2, NcTx, NY, RAB, S, Tx, WH3, WI, Austin & Huáman (1996), Austin (1984)

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