FLORA MALAYSIANA

Plants of the Malaysian Region




Dicotyledoneae.


CONVOLVULACEAE, Morning Glory & Sweet Potatoes Family.
Taxonomy: Class: Magnoliopsida (dicotyledons), Order: Solanales Dumortier., 1829.; Family: Convolvulaceae Juss. (1789).;



Ipomoea, Convolvulus



White Water Morning Glory, Kankong Air, Species: Ipomoea reptans (Forsskal.) = Ipomoea aquatica Forsskal.
Ref: Grow Your Own Vegetables; Agricultural Leaflet No. 38; (1959); Department of Agriculture;Kuala lumpur. - page 10
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ipomoea aquatica, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Ipomoea aquatica
File: P1150268.jpg. Original Size: 3264 x 2448
Loc.: Bayan Lepas Penang; Date: 05 August 2000
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng

White Water Morning Glory, Kankong Air, Species: Ipomoea reptans (Forsskal.) = Ipomoea aquatica Forsskal.
File: (top) cnipaq02_a.jpg, (bottom) cnipaq02_b.jpg, Original Size: 3264 x 2448
Loc.: Central Park, Hatyai; Date: 10 September 2003
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: APG III Classification: Domain: Eukaryota • Kingdom: Plantae • Cladus: angiosperms • Cladus: eudicots • Cladus: core eudicots • Cladus: asterids • Cladus: euasterids I • Order: Solanales • Family: Convolvulaceae • Tribe: Ipomoeeae • Genus: Ipomoea • Species: Ipomoea aquatica (L.) Forsskal.,



Red Sweet Potato, Species: Ipomoea batatas (Linn.) Lam
Ref: Tropica, Cyclopedia of Plants by Alfred Byrd Grag; (1978, 1981); Roehrs Company; USA; Page 1022, Plate page 358,
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ipomoea_batatas, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Ipomoea_batatas
File: (top) cnibp01.jpg. (bottom) cnibp02.jpg. Original Size: 3264 x 2448
Loc.: Titi Eco Farm, Jelebu, Negeri Sembilan; Date: 21 December 1995
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: APG III Classification: Domain: Eukaryota • Kingdom: Plantae • Cladus: angiosperms • Cladus: eudicots • Cladus: core eudicots • Cladus: asterids • Cladus: euasterids I • Order: Solanales • Family: Convolvulaceae • Tribe: Ipomoeeae • Genus: Ipomoea • Species: Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.,



Railway Creeper, Common Morning Glory, Species: Ipomoea cairica (Linn.) Sweet
Ref: Tropica, Cyclopedia of Plants by Alfred Byrd Grag; (1978, 1981); Roehrs Company; USA; Page 1022, Plate page 358,
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ipomoea_cairica, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Ipomoea_cairica
File: P1150268.jpg. Original Size: 3264 x 2448
Loc.: Klang Town, Old Chinese Thar Tiel Village near the Klang River; Date: 02 December 2009
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: APG III Classification: Domain: Eukaryota • Kingdom: Plantae • Cladus: angiosperms • Cladus: eudicots • Cladus: core eudicots • Cladus: asterids • Cladus: euasterids I • Order: Solanales • Family: Convolvulaceae • Tribe: Ipomoeeae • Genus: Ipomoea • Species: Ipomoea cairica (L.) Sweet.,

Railway Creeper, Common Morning Glory, Species: Ipomoea cairica (Linn.) Sweet
File: Dscn5910.jpg. Original Size: 3072 x 2304
Loc.: Along Klang River at 3rd. Mile, Old Klang Road; Date: 12 October 2008
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng


Bush Morning Glory, Pink Morning Glory, Species: Ipomoea carnea Jace.
Ref: Malaysian Flowers In Colour HF Chin Tropical Press, Kuala lumpur, Malaysia 1977, page 60.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ipomoea carnea, http://www.flowersofindia.in/catalog/slides/Bush%20Morning%20Glory.html
File: Dscn3706.jpg. Original Size: 3072 x 2304
Loc.: Cameron Highlands Off-road Safari to Kampong Orang Asli Rening; Date: 02 Aarch 2008
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: APG III Classification: Domain: Eukaryota • Kingdom: Plantae • Cladus: angiosperms • Cladus: eudicots • Cladus: core eudicots • Cladus: asterids • Cladus: euasterids I • Order: Solanales • Family: Convolvulaceae • Tribe: Ipomoeeae • Genus: Ipomoea • Species: Ipomoea Carnea Jace.(Syn = Ipomoea fistulosa Mart. ex Choisy), = Ipomoea crassicaulis (Benth.) B.L. Rob,


Little Bell, Three-lobed Morning Glory, Species: Ipomoea triloba (Forsskal.)
Ref: ??
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ipomoea triloba, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Ipomoea triloba
File: P1150268.jpg. Original Size: 3264 x 2448
Loc.: Pulau Indah Selangor; Date: 05 June 2011
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: APG III Classification: Domain: Eukaryota • Kingdom: Plantae • Cladus: angiosperms • Cladus: eudicots • Cladus: core eudicots • Cladus: asterids • Cladus: euasterids I • Order: Solanales • Family: Convolvulaceae • Tribe: Ipomoeeae • Genus: Ipomoea • Species: Ipomoea triloba (L.) Forsskal.,


Purple Morning Glory, Species: Ipomoea purpurea (L.) Roth
Ref: Plants for landscape architecture in Thailand; Thai Associan of landscape Architect (TILA) ; (1996) - page 291
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morning_glory
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ipomoea_purpurea
File: P1080836.jpg. Original Size: 3264 x 2448
Loc.: Ujong Pasir, Malacca; Date: 05 August 2009
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: APG III Classification: Domain: Eukaryota • Kingdom: Plantae • Cladus: angiosperms • Cladus: eudicots • Cladus: core eudicots • Cladus: asterids • Cladus: euasterids I • Order: Solanales • Family: Convolvulaceae • Tribe: Ipomoeeae • Genus: Ipomoea • Species: Ipomoea purpurea (L.) Roth.,




Quamoclit Syn = Ipomoea, Cypress Vine



Cypress Vine, Star Glory, Cardinal Climber, Species: Quamoclit pinnata Boj. Syn = Ipomoea quamoclit (Linn.)
Ref: ??,
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ipomoea quamoclit, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Ipomoea quamoclit
File: P1150268.jpg. Original Size: 3264 x 2448
Loc.: Halaman Mayang Pasir 3, Bayan Lepas, Penang; Date: 02 December 2009
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: APG III Classification: Domain: Eukaryota • Kingdom: Plantae • Cladus: angiosperms • Cladus: eudicots • Cladus: core eudicots • Cladus: asterids • Cladus: euasterids I • Order: Solanales • Family: Convolvulaceae • Tribe: Ipomoeeae • Genus: Ipomoea • Species: Quamoclit pinnata Boj. Syn = Ipomoea quamoclit (L.),




Merremia, Hogvine, Greater Blind Weed



Hogvine, Greater Blind Weed, Akar Ulan Betina, Species: Merremia umbellataLinn.
Ref: Common Malayan Plants by HB Gilliland University of Malaya Press, (1958, 1962), Page 143.
http://www.tela-botanica.org/eflore/BDNFM/nt/2274/wiki
File: P1150105.jpg. Original Size: 3264 x 2448
Loc.: Bukit Jugra on roadside in front of radar ststion; Date: 23 November 2008
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: APG III Classification: Domain: Eukaryota • Kingdom: Plantae • Cladus: angiosperms • Cladus: eudicots • Class: Magnoliopsida, • Cladus: core eudicots • Cladus: asterids • Cladus: euasterids I • Order: Solanales • Family: Convolvulaceae • Tribe: Ipomoeeae • Genus: Merremia • Species: Merremia umbellata, Variety: Merremia umbellata Linn.,


White Blind Weed, Akar Ulan Betina, Species: Merremia umbellata var. orientalis H. Hallier,
Ref: ??
http://www.efloras.org/florataxon.aspx?flora_id=2&taxon_id=210001271
File: P1150105.jpg. Original Size: 3264 x 2448
Loc.: Klang Town, In front of Klang LLN Depo; Date: 02 December 2009
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: APG III Classification: Domain: Eukaryota • Kingdom: Plantae • Cladus: angiosperms • Cladus: eudicots • Class: Magnoliopsida, • Cladus: core eudicots • Cladus: asterids • Cladus: euasterids I • Order: Solanales • Family: Convolvulaceae • Tribe: Ipomoeeae • Genus: Merremia • Species: Merremia umbellata, Variety: Merremia umbellata var. orientalis H. Hallier,,




Xenostegia, Blind Weed



Yellow Blind Weed, Species: Xenostegia tridentata (Forsskal.)
Ref: Bunga-bungaan Malaysia; Ismail Saidin; (1977, 93); Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka; Malaysia - page 17
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xenostegia tridentata, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Xenostegia tridentata
File: P1150268.jpg. Original Size: 3264 x 2448
Loc.: Pulau Indah Selangor; Date: 05 June 2011
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: APG III Classification: Domain: Eukaryota • Kingdom: Plantae • Cladus: angiosperms • Cladus: eudicots • Cladus: core eudicots • Cladus: asterids • Cladus: euasterids I • Order: Solanales • Family: Convolvulaceae • Tribe: Ipomoeeae • Genus: Xenostegia • Species: Xenostegia tridentata (L.) Forsskal.,