Taxon  Report   2322    
Convolvulus simulans  L. M. Perry
Small flowered morning glory
Convolvulus simulans
© 2003 Michael Charters
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Convolvulus simulans
© 2009 Vince Scheidt
Convolvulus simulans
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Convolvulus simulans, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, Baja California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Convolvulus simulans
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Genus: Convolvulus
Communities: Valley Grassland, Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub

Serpentine affinity: 3.7; (broad endemic / strong indicator)

Habitat: seeps

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS accepted name:
Convolvulus equitans

More information about  Convolvulus simulans
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).