Ipomoea aquatica
Ipomoea aquatica
(water spinach)
Plants
Exotic

Impact ID4337
Impact TypeCompetition
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationLaboratory
Impact Descriptioncan lead to reduced yields in rice and sugarcane through competition inadequate drainage, flooding, and submersion by weed growth can lead to a lower yield in rice
Reference36269
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationAndra Pradesh, India

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/25/2022].

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