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Calystegia silvatica

Calystegia silvatica (Kit.) Griseb.

Shortstalk False Bindweed

Convolvulaceae (Morning-Glory Family)


USDA Symbol: CASI10

USDA Native Status: L48 (NI), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Vine
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Cordate , Hastate , Oblong
Leaf Margin: Entire
Leaf Base: Hastate
Fruit Type: Capsule

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White


USA: AL , AR , CA , CO , CT , DC , FL , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MD , MO , MS , MT , NC , ND , NM , NY , OH , OK , PA , SC , TN , TX , VA , WV
Canada: SK

Additional resources

USDA: Find Calystegia silvatica in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Calystegia silvatica in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Calystegia silvatica


Record Modified: 2013-08-10
Research By: DEW

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