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Polygonum cilinode (Fringed black bindweed)
Brundage, Stephanie

Polygonum cilinode

Polygonum cilinode Michx.

Fringed Black Bindweed

Polygonaceae (Buckwheat Family)

Synonym(s): Bilderdykia cilinodis, Bilderdykia cilinodis var. laevigata, Fallopia cilinodis, Polygonum cilinode var. laevigatum, Reynoutria cilinodis, Tiniaria cilinodis


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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Vine

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep


USA: CT , GA , IL , IN , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , NC , NH , NJ , OH , PA , RI , TN , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: NB , NS , PE

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2017-08-03
Research By: TWC Staff

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