Ipomoea coptica (L.) Roth
Roem. & Schult., Syst.Veg. 4:208 (1819)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Friday 8 November 1996

Prostrate or twining annual, herb or climber, 0.1-1 m high. Fl. white, Feb to Jun. Sandy, clay & loamy soils. Along watercourses, damp depressions.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Gascoyne, Little Sandy Desert, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Augustus, Berkeley, Cape Range, Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Fortescue, Hamersley, Mitchell, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pentecost, Pindanland, Roebourne, Rudall, South Kimberley Interzone, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

IMCRA Regions: Bonaparte Gulf, Groote.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Karratha, Port Hedland, Upper Gascoyne, Wyndham-East Kimberley.