Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Convolvulus
Family: Convolvulaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
farinosus
NOTES

A small perennial creeping plant with silvery leaves which are thinly hairy. The leaves are sagittate or deltoid and usually toothed.


AUTHORITY
L.
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Creeper
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Large pink flowers are similar to those of a morning glory. The petals have bands of hairs
Colour: Pink
Common Name
Bindweed
Klimop
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Gastro-intestinal treatments
Used as an emetic for gastro-intestinal complaints
Months
November
December
January
February
March
April
May
June
Synonyms for Species
Convolvulus cordifolius
Convolvulus pennicellatus
Convolvulus. Quinqueflorus
Convolvulus schweinfurthii



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