Wild Flowers Provence

=/ =/ =/ Site en construction \= \= \=
Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content

Convolvulus arvensis

Liseron des champs
Field Bindweed

Category:

Additional information

Plant family

Area

Provence Verte

Flower colour

white

Flower size

10-25 cm

Flowering months

April,

May,

June,

July,

August,

September

Leaf type

Sagittate

Height

50-200 cm

Description

Very common, attractive flower, although seen as a pest by most gardeners and agriculturalists. It is a rapid grower, wrapping itself around the branches of the host plant with the consequence of choking it.

Grassy, waste areas.

Flowers

Flowers vividly white, in the form of a funnel, contrasting with the dark green leaves.

Leaves

Sagittate arrow-head shaped leaf with downward lobes. In spirals along the branches, stalked, 2-5 cm long.

Fruits Seeds

Capsule: round, 3 mm, light brown containing 2 seeds.

Navigation

• Click the "Go back" button to return to your plant search or filtered selection.

• Click on the Category or Plant family above to list plants in the same category or family.

• Click "Wild Plants" (or the website title) at the top of the page to start again.