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Convolvulus althaeoides

Convolvulus althaeoides (*)

Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Magnoliopsida
Ordo: Solanales
Familia: Convolvulaceae
Genus: Convolvulus
Species: Convolvulus althaeoides
Subspecies: C. a. subsp. althaeoides - C. a. subsp. darnitanus - C. a. subsp. tenuissimus


Convolvulus althaeoides L., Sp. Pl. ed. 1 : 156, 1753.


Tela Botanica. Flore électronique. Accessed 2009 April 10 [1].

Vernacular names
Svenska: Malvavinda

Convolvulus althaeoides is a species of morning glory known by the common name mallow bindweed. This flowering plant is native to the Mediterranean Basin, but it is occasionally seen in other areas of similar climate, such as California in the United States, where it has been introduced. This is a climbing perennial plant with solitary flowers on long peduncles. The flower is a funnel-shaped pink bloom 3 or 4 centimeters wide. The leaves are deeply divided into narrow, fingerlike lobes.

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