Species: 

Ipomoea purpurea

Common Name: 

tall morningglory

Systems Affected (standardized): 

cropland/pastureland, disturbed/waste areas, forest/woodland, urban/garden

Regions(s) present (updated by AB): 

NE, SE

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Impacts: 

potential to outcompete native species for nutrients, water and sunlight. It climbs using other plants for support, and grows forming a dense canopy that shades out native vegetation.

Source? likely to be reintroduced: 

introduced worldwide to be used as an ornamental flowering vine. still widely cultivated as an ornamental around the world.

Info Blurb: 

Has the potential to outcompete native species for nutrients, water, and sunlight. It climbs using other plants for support, and grows forming a dense canopy that shades out native vegetation. Introduced worldwide as an ornamental and still widely cultivated worldwide.

Native Regions in OK: 

NONE

Current and past designations: 

BS

Present in OK?

Present in Bordering States?

OK, TX, NM, CO, KS, MO, AR, LA

Has Legal Status in BS?

AR NW