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Calystegia macrostegia

Calystegia macrostegia (*)

Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Magnoliopsida
Ordo: Solanales
Familia: Convolvulaceae
Genus: Calystegia
Species: Calystegia macrostegia


Calystegia macrostegia is a species of morning glory known by the common name island false bindweed. This is a woody perennial herb or small shrub which may be a low herbaceous vine or a stout, woody, climbing plant which can approach 9 meters in length. The triangular leaves may be over 10 centimeters wide. This morning glory produces white to very pale pink blooms with corollas 2 to over 6 centimeters wide. This plant is native to Southern California and into Mexico, where it is most common along the coast.

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