General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: Trails and climbs, 6 to 10 feet
Fruit: Dehiscent
Other: 1/4 to 1/2 inch spherical capsules, each containing 2 to 4 black seeds.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Other: White, to pale pink with white stripes; yellow throat.
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Will Naturalize
Edible Parts: Roots
Eating Methods: Cooked
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Common names
  • Hedge Bindweed
  • Hedge False Bindweed
  • Wild Morning Glory
  • Larger Bindweed

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Not convolvulus arvensis by Gardener2493 Sep 10, 2021 2:04 PM 0

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