Calflora
Taxon  Report   2321    
Convolvulus arvensis  L.
Field bindweed,  Orchard morningglory
Convolvulus arvensis
© 2005 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Convolvulus arvensis
© 2008 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Convolvulus arvensis
© 2008 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Convolvulus arvensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb or vine that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Interactive Distribution Map


Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)



point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Convolvulus arvensis
© 2018 Troy Dean Torres
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Convolvulus ambigens
PLANTS: Convolvulus incanus
PLANTS: Strophocaulos arvensis
More information about  Convolvulus arvensis
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (COAR4)

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: Oct 23, 2018).

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