Thursday, 9 June 2011

Convolvulus arvensis L.


Latin name: Convolvulus arvensis L.
Familia: Convolvulaceae
Croatian name: Poljski slak
English name: Field Bindweed

An attractive perennial plant, prostrate or twining anti-clockwise, up to 70 cm long, with arrow shaped leaves. Flowers white or pink, funnel-shaped, 1-3 together with a pair of tiny bracts well below their stalks. Widespread on fields and wasteland; an annoying weed in the gardens and cultivated land.

2 comments:

  1. Powój w ogródku irytuje, ale lubię jego delikatny przyjemny zapach.Pozdrawiam

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  2. Thank you Giga for visiting my blog!

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