Ipomoea batatas

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Ipomoea batatas - Vines; the stem usually somewhat succulent but sometimes slender and herbaceous; perennial, glabrous or pubescent. Leaves variable, from cordate, ovte, 5-10ncm long, glabrous or pubescent. Inflorescences of solitary flowers or in few flowered cymes, glabrous. Flowers absent in some varieties, if present on pedicels 3-12 m long; corolla with a lavender to purple-lavender, 4-7 cm long. Fruit rarely formed, ovoid, glabrous.

Scientific Name Ipomoea batatas
Family Name CONVOLVULACEAE
English Name sweet potato
Local Name Batala
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Only under cultivation
Edible Parts Tuberous root

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