Your are here:

Australian Bindweed

Scientific Name
Convolvulus erubescens
Scientific Author
Sims, J. (1807)
Taxonomy
(Magnoliophyta: Magnoliopsida: Solanales: Convolvulaceae)
Reliability
High
Download
PDF

Page menu options:

Diagnostic Images

Seed Dorsal
Close
Caption
Seed Project
Source
Clare McLellan Museum Victoria
Image Options
Close
Diagnostic Images (6)
Diagnostic Notes
Pictured: Seed(s)

Description

Seed Colour: Brown dark

Seed Length: 2 - 4mm

Seed Sculpture: Carinate, Tuberculate

Seed Shape: Wedge

Perennial with trailing and twining stems; stems terete to narrowly winged, moderately to sparsely hairy.

Capsule globose, 4.5–6 mm long, 5.5–6.5 mm diam., glabrous; fruiting pedicels not conspicuously recurved. Seeds 2.8–3.7 mm long, finely punctate with small irregular tubercles; not distinctly winged.

Source: Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust PlantNET - FloraOnline
More Information
Author
Clare McLellan
Created
13/12/2011 03:30 AEST
Last Updated
18/01/2013 15:36 AEST
Citation
Clare McLellan (2011) Australian Bindweed (Convolvulus erubescens ) Updated on 1/18/2013 3:36:16 PM Available online: PaDIL - http://www.padil.gov.au.
Image Use
Free for use under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License

Loading