Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Calystegia sepium (L.) R.Br. image
Photographer: Merel R. Black           

Botanical Illustration

Botanical Illustration

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Keir Morse

Merel R. Black

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot

Robert Bierman

Steve C. Garske

Steve C. Garske

Steve C. Garske

Josh Sulman

Josh Sulman

Josh Sulman
Family Convolvulaceae
Calystegia sepium (L.) R.Br.
hedge bindweed, hedge false bindweed
Calystegia: from two Greek words kalux, "cup," and stegos, "a covering," and thus meaning "a covering cup" (?)
sepium: growing in hedges or used for hedges
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Status: Native
Plant: trailing or twining, perennial, herbaceous vine up to 10' long; from rhizomes
Flower: white to pink, 5-parted, 1 1/2"-2 3/4" long, funnel-shaped, petals very shallowly-lobed, bracts large and just below the mostly equal sepals; usually solitary in each leaf axil; blooms June-Sept.
Leaf:triangular, stalk more than half as long as the leaf midvein leaf drawing
Habitat: wet; disturbed sites, meadows, prairies
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Calystegia sepium (L.) R.Br. subsp. americana (Sims) Brummitt
Calystegia sepium (L.) R.Br. subsp. angulata Brummitt
Calystegia sepium (L.) R.Br. subsp. sepium
Calystegia sepium (L.) R.Br. var. angulata (Brummitt) N.H.Holmgren
Calystegia sepium (L.) Pursh var. pubescens A.Gray
Calystegia sepium (L.) R.Br. var. repens (L.) A.Gray
Convolvulus nashii House
Convolvulus repens L.
Convolvulus sepium L.
Convolvulus sepium L. var. americanus Sims
Convolvulus sepium L. var. communis R.M.Tryon
Convolvulus sepium L. var. repens (L.) A.Gray
Convolvulus sepium L. var. sepium

         
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