Black Bindweed (Fallopia convolvulus)

Botanical names:
Fallopia convolvulus Accepted
Polygonum convolvulus Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 3 to 6 feet
Fruit: Other: Black achene
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Green
Other: Greenish-white to pinkish-white
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self
Various insects
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Please help me identify this fast growing vine. by PoHockeyDad Jul 3, 2018 6:03 PM 20
Plant ID Please Part I by bennysplace May 29, 2018 10:43 AM 4
Please help ID this by Ljaneb87gmailcom Sep 4, 2016 7:04 PM 2
Black Bindweed (Fallopia convolvulus); vining plant, tiny blooms by wildflowers Apr 29, 2015 6:18 PM 3

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