Calflora
Taxon  Report   1360    
Calystegia malacophylla  (Greene) Munz
Sierra false bindweed,  Sierra morning glory, Woolly morning glory
Calystegia malacophylla
© 2015 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Calystegia malacophylla
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Calystegia malacophylla
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Calystegia malacophylla, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Calystegia malacophylla
© 2009 Keir Morse
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Serpentine affinity: 1.5; (weak indicator)

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Convolvulus chartaceus
More information about  Calystegia malacophylla
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAMA38)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 21, 2018).

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