Taxon  Report   6745 
Polygonum convolvulus  L.   (not an active name; please see Fallopia convolvulus)
black bindweed
Polygonum convolvulus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Polygonum convolvulus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Polygonum convolvulus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Communities:
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands: [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POLYGONACEAE  
Genus: Polygonum
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Fallopia convolvulus
 
 NOTE: Polygonum convolvulus is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
 Information about  Polygonum convolvulus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (POCO10)

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 24, 2014).

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