iNaturalist NZ View observations Donate Support NZPCN. Consistent follow-up work is required for sustainable management. Vascular – Exotic. Also, it competes with other species for sunlight, moisture and nutrients. Diagnostic. Accessed March 2011. This activity was undertaken as part of the BioNET-EAFRINET UVIMA Project (Taxonomy for Development in East Africa). smallflowered morning glory. General information. They serve no economic purpose and possess characteristics that are harmful to humans, animals or the environment) and the Australian States of Victoria and South Australia. field bindweed. Latin name: Convolvulus arvensis Family: Convolvulaceae (Morning-glory Family) Medicinal use of Field Bindweed: The root, and also a resin made from the root, is cholagogue, diuretic, laxative and strongly purgative. Due to its climbing ability, it is able to infest various levels of a plant community (i.e. Convolvulus arvensis is invasive in parts of Kenya, and Uganda (CABI Crop Compendium 2007). Fl. Fruits are light brown, rounded and 30mm wide. Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus This European vine in the Morning Glory family can be found in moist thickets, fields, lawns, and disturbed areas. 1933. Controlling the weed before it seeds will reduce future problems. Identify a weed; List of all weeds; Key to weeds in turf; Field bindweed, a perennial broadleaf, is considered one of the most problematic weeds in agricultural fields throughout temperate regions worldwide. II: Scientific Names Index . Cooperative Extension prohibits discrimination and harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, and veteran status. Early action is particularly important for Convolvulus arvensis which is very difficult to eradicate because of its long-lived (perennial) root system and the fact that the seeds remain viable in soil for up to 20 years Manual control is very difficult as the plant can regenerate from root fragments. As its common name implies, this is a species often seen on field boundaries, but it also occurs on scrubby wasteland and, given half a chance, in parks and gardens. Scientific Name: Convolvulus arvensis L. Common Name: field bindweed Family: Convolvulaceae Legal Status: Class C Description and Variation: Field bindweed is a perennial, viny, weak-stemmed herb. How Convolvulus Arvensis is effective for various diseases is listed in repertory format. Leaves are mostly hairless, ovate (egg-shaped with broad end at base)-oblong to lanceolate (lance-like) in shape,  up to 7.5 cm long by 3 cm width, with a notched base. Names of Convolvulus Arvensis in various languages of the world are also given. Convolvulus / kənˈvɒlvjuːləs / is a genus of about 200 to 250 species of flowering plants in the bindweed family Convolvulaceae, with a cosmopolitan distribution. The juice of the root is used in the treatment of fevers. Agnes Lusweti, National Museums of Kenya; Emily Wabuyele, National Museums of Kenya, Paul Ssegawa, Makerere University; John Mauremootoo, BioNET-INTERNATIONAL Secretariat - UK. plants.usda.gov/java/. Not listed as a noxious weed by the state or governments in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda. Res J Pharmacol. EANHS, Nairobi-Kenya. Seeds can remain viable in the soil up to 2 decades. In natural environments, C. arvensis competes with and displaces native bindweeds. N.C. This species is native to continental Europe and Asia. Convolvulus arvensis has been listed as a noxious weed in South Africa (prohibited plants that must be controlled. The dried root contains 4.9% resin. Synonyms (former Scientific Names): Convolvulus ambigens . Flowers are approximately 0.75-1 in. Seed leaves (cotyledons) are nearly as broad as long, somewhat rou… white or light pink, funnel-shaped (petals fused), two leafy bracts at base; solitary, long stalked, axillary Show more photos. Accessed March 2011. In natural environments, such as riparian zones, field bindweed (Convolvulus arvensis) competes with and displaces native bindweeds and other native plants. If prevention is no longer possible, it is best to treat the weed infestations when they are small to prevent them from establishing (early detection and rapid response). For many plants, the website displays maps showing physiographic provinces within the Carolinas and Georgia where the plant has been documented. Its flowers are large (3–5 cm (1.2–2 in.)) Control is generally best applied to the least infested areas before dense infestations are tackled. Convolvulus arvensis . Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day), 2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b, 10a, 10b. 2010;4(2):51-54. NC State University and N.C. A&T State University work in tandem, along with federal, state and local governments, to BioNET-EAFRINET Regional Coordinator: eafrinet@africaonline.co.ke, Introduced, naturalised or invasive in East Africa. Distribution Throughout North America. Convolvulus arvensis Linnaeus 1753. Other common names include creeping Jenny and possession vine. (1.9-2.5 cm) across and are subtended by small bracts. This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Convolvulus farinosus L. can be distinguished from Convolvulus arvensis by the shorter petals 11-16mm long, white in colour and tinged pinkish purple, while the petals of C. arvensis grow to 20mm. C. arvensis produces a … Accessed January 2011. 1091, 1507. Agnew, A. D. Q. and Agnew, S. (1994). CABI Crop Protection Compendium online data sheet. non Vahl; Strophocaulos arvensis (L.) Small, Field bindweed, creeping jenny, European bindweed, morningglory, perennial morningglory, smallflowered morning glory. Strophocaulos arvensis Strophocaulos arvensis (Linnaeus) Small, Man. "Convolvulus arvensis" Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients in Convolvulus Arvensis. Immunostimulant effects of binweed (Convolvulus arvensis) extract in rabbits. Naturally a creeping or trailing plant, Field Bindweed climbs up other supporting plants and can occasionally reach a height of two metres. It spreads by seeds, roots and rhizomes and has a very long taproot making it very difficult to eradicate. The editors are not aware of successful biological control programmes on this species. The precise management measures adopted for any plant invasion will depend upon factors such as the terrain, the cost and availability of labour, the severity of the infestation and the presence of other invasive species. non Vahl : Strophocaulos arvensis (L.) Small : Common Name(s): creeping jenny [English] European bindweed [English] perennial morningglory [English] smallflowered morningglory [English] field bindweed [English] Taxonomic Status: Current Standing: accepted Data Quality Indicators: See text. Flowers are usually solitary; bracts 3mm long; sepals elliptic-circular or oblong with petals that are white or pink or white-tinged pink, 2cm in length. There are two forms of the plant: Convolvulus arvensis var. Field bindweed (Convolvulus arvensis) Click on images to enlarge . This is a rampant weed with rapid growth and tendency to choke cultivated plants. Identify a weed; List of all weeds; Key to weeds in turf; Field bindweed, a perennial broadleaf, is considered one of the most problematic weeds in agricultural fields throughout European morning glory. ... Common Names. Convolvulus arvensis vallee-de-grace-amiens 80 21072007 1.jpg 3,872 × … It forms an extensive root system, often climbing or forming dense tangled mats. Common name. 2nd Ed. L. Species. 3/4 inch funnel-shaped flowers with no bracts at base. Fruits are bird-dispersed. Convolvulus arvensis is a trailing or twining perennial, to 1.5 m long, with an extensive system of deep roots and fleshy rhizomes.It is one of the most serious weeds of agricultural fields in temperate regions of the world. It is a weak-stemmed, prostrate plant that can twine and may form dense tangled mats.Stems can grow to 1.5m or longer, and its underground rhizomes may range from 5cm to 2.6m long. Download PDF Comment on factsheet. Seedlings emerge from the soil erect and ascending. Al-Bowait ME, Albokhadaim IF, Homeida AM. Convolvulus incanus Strophocaulos arvensis 1/4 inch round seed capsule with 2 seeds. Convolvulus arvensis. Chand-wel (Marathi), Field Bindweed, பூமி சக்ர பூண்டு Bhoomi Chakra Poondu (Tamil), Hiranpug हिरनपग (Hindi) 0 Overview . Flora category. Convolvulaceae. form a strategic partnership called N.C. Weed Sci 37 : 30 – 835 Nowick , E ( 2015 ) Historical Common Names of Great Plains Plants, Vol. Members can view this photo in high resolution. Members can view this photo in high resolution. morningglory. Once established, field bindweed is nearly impossible to fully eradicate. Common name; English: ... Media in category "Convolvulus arvensis" The following 189 files are in this category, out of 189 total. The extensive roots can measure 6.6m long and penetrate deeply into the soil. The leaves are alternate, simple, glabrous to The Plants Database includes the following 9 species of Convolvulus . List of various diseases cured by Convolvulus Arvensis. It outcompetes native plants species and can reduce crop yields. Read our Commitment to Diversity | Read our Privacy Statement. and its often cordate leaf blade usually has a sagittate base. Plants typically inhabit roadsides, grasslands and also along streams. 2016) and is probably best treated as synonymous with Convolvulus. The root has medicinal properties. A flora of the Ferns and Herbaceous Flowering Plants of Upland Kenya. The best form of invasive species management is prevention. can be distinguished from C. arvensis by the much shorter petals, 9mm long, white in colour to pink with purple centre. from ground level to the tops of trees). Convolvulus arvensis Linnaeus 1753. Field bindweed, creeping jenny, European bindweed, morningglory, perennialmorningglory, smallflowered morning glory Field bindweed is a persistent, perennial vine of the morning-glory family (Convolvulaceae) which spreads by rhizome and seed. However, this use cannot compensate for this plant's overall negative impacts. Convolvulus L. Common Name: BINDWEED: Genus Notes: Calystegia is derived from within the Convolvulus lineage (Williams et al. Due to its climbing ability, it is able to infest various levels of a plant community (from ground level to the tops of trees). Convolvulus arvensis is a long-lived (perennial)  herb with twining or prostrate stems. Convolvulus arvensis, Field Bindweed, Creeping Jenny, Possession-vine, Cornbind. arvensis (with broader leaves) and Convolvulus arvensis var. The perennial root system is resistant to herbicide applications at the normal rate. It is tolerant of poor soils and drought and prefers full sun. Overview. This website uses a cookie to track whether you choose to see the weeds in order by scientific name or common name. Convolvulus arvensis (bindweed). European bindweed. Some components of an integrated management approach are introduced below. Each fruit contains 2 seeds. Widely distributed weed in temperate regions. It is tolerant of poor soils and drought and prefers full sun. Convolvulus arvensis - A useful weed. S.E. 1-2 in. This European vine in the Morning Glory family can be found in moist thickets, fields, lawns, and disturbed areas. Upland Kenya Wild Flowers. NameThatPlant.net currently features 3816 plants and 23,855 images. C. arvensis, commonly known as bindweed, is a climbing herbaceous perennial native to Eurasia. Convolvulus arvensis L. field bindweed. The Plants Database. Convolvulus arvensis is widely naturalised in tropical and temperate parts of the world. Common Name Bindweed, wild morning-glory Botanic Name Convolvulus arvensis Plant Family Convolvulaceae (Morning-glory family) Habitat Disturbed soils of roadsides, cultivated fields and pastures. 2014; Mitchell et al. Scientific Name Convolvulus arvensis ← → Other Common Names: creeping jenny. The currently accepted name for field bindweed is Convolvulus arvensis L. [30,37,50,54,60,64,70,71,81,88,96,110,145,146,149,153]. Name also: Wild Morning Glory, Creeping Jenny, European Bindweed; Family: Bindweed Family – Convolvulaceae ... (Convolvulus sepium) is slightly more common than field bindweed in Finland. Family. linearfolius (with narrower leaves). Convolvulus siculus L. This plant can be distinguished by the flower petals which are white or tinged bluish-lilac, about 6mm long. A very widely naturalised species in Kenya at 1500-1780m altitudes, around the Nairobi, Aberdares, Machakos and Mau areas. The root system and rhizomes are extensive, whitish and fleshy. It poses challenge to restoration of riparian zones (banks of watercourses) by choking out grasses and forbs. Convolvulus arvensis. creeping jenny. Large flowers consist of white or pink campanulate corollas Also, the deep extensive root system stores carbohydrates and proteins and allows it to sprout repeatedly from fragments and rhizomes following removal of above ground growth. It can affect food plants and cover for local animals. This fact sheet is adapted from The Environmental Weeds of Australia by Sheldon Navie and Steve Adkins, Centre for Biological Information Technology, University of Queensland. USDA Plants Profile. While the flowers are beautiful, it is considered an invasive and a noxious weed in 22 States, mostly in the west and midwest from Michigan to … Wikipedia contributors. CABI Publishing 2011. www.cabi.org/ISC. C. arvensis is mildly toxic to grazing animals. Others. Efficacy of Phomopsis convolvulus for control of field bindweed (Convolvulus arvensis). Convolvulus sagittatus Thunb. Int J Pharmacy Pharm Sci. perennial morningglory. While the flowers are beautiful, it is considered an invasive and a noxious weed in 22 States, mostly in the west and midwest from Michigan to California. National Plant Data Center, National Resources Conservation Service, United States Department of Agriculture, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA. Convolvulus. Common names include bindweed and morning glory; both … Convolvulus arvensis smoothers and topples native species. Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. This species is present in most parts of the world where it has been accidentally introduced as a contaminant of both agricultural and horticultural seed. Convolvulus ambigens House : Convolvulus incanus auct. flowers from side-on showing small sepals (Photo: Trevor James), stem, leaves and flower buds (Photo: Trevor James), close-up of seeds (Photo: Steve Hurst at USDA PLANTS Database), Convolvulus ambigens House; Convolvulus incanus auct. Common name: Field Bindweed Latin name: Convolvulus arvensis L. Family: Convolvulaceae Life Cycle: Perennial Type: Broadleaf Description: Creeping perennnial weed with a trailing to decumbent growth habit.Alternately arranged leaves with entire margins except for a basal lobe. 2012;4(1):38-40. Convolvulus arvensis Accepted Name. 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