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Convolvulus arvensis L.
field bindweed

General Information
Symbol: COAR4
Group: Dicot
Family: Convolvulaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Native Status: CAN   I
L48   I
HI   I
Data Source and Documentation
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green round image for nativity Native blue round image for introduced Introduced ocre round image for introduced and nativity Both white round image for no status Absent/Unreported
image for native, but no county data Native, No County Data image for introduced, but no county data Introduced, No County Data both introduced and native, but no county data Both, No County Data
Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM   


Symbol Scientific Name
STAR7 Strophocaulos arvensis (L.) Small
COAM10 Convolvulus ambigens House
COIN7 Convolvulus incanus auct. non Vahl


Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Solanales
Family Convolvulaceae – Morning-glory family
Genus Convolvulus L. – bindweed
Species Convolvulus arvensis L. – field bindweed

Subordinate Taxa

This plant has no children

Legal Status

Noxious Weed Information
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete noxious weed list for that location, or click here for a composite list of all Federal and State Noxious Weeds.
field bindweed
Noxious weed
field bindweed
Prohibited noxious weed
field bindweed
Regulated noxious weeds
field bindweed
Noxious weed
field bindweed
C list (noxious weeds)
field bindweed
C list (noxious weeds)
field bindweed
Noxious weed
field bindweed
Noxious weed
European morning glory, field bindweed
Primary noxious weed
field bindweed
Noxious weed
Noxious weed
field bindweed
Prohibited noxious weed
field bindweed
Noxious weed
field bindweed
Category 1 noxious weed
New Mexico
field bindweed
Class C noxious weed
North Dakota
field bindweed
Noxious weed
field bindweed
"B" designated weed
field bindweed
South Dakota
field bindweed
Regulated non-native plant species
field bindweed
Noxious plant
field bindweed
Noxious weed
field bindweed
Class C noxious weed
field bindweed, creeping Jenny
Noxious weed
field bindweed
Noxious weed
U.S. Weed Information
Convolvulus arvensis
European bindweed
creeping jenny
field bindweed
perennial morningglory
smallflowered morning glory
This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of Weeds of the U.S.
STATE Assorted authors. State noxious weed lists for 46 states. State agriculture or natural resource departments.
KY Haragan, P.D.. 1991. Weeds of Kentucky and adjacent states: a field guide. The University Press of Kentucky. Lexington, Kentucky.
N'EAST Uva, R.H., J.C. Neal,and J.M. DiTomaso. 1997. Weeds of the Northeast. Cornell University Press. Ithaca, New York.
NE&GP Stubbendieck, J., G.Y. Friisoe,and M.R. Bolick. 1994. Weeds of Nebraska and the Great Plains. Nebraska Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Plant Industry. Lincoln, Nebraska.
SWSS Southern Weed Science Society. 1998. Weeds of the United States and Canada. CD-ROM. Southern Weed Science Society. Champaign, Illinois.
WI Hoffman, R.and K. Kearns (eds.). 1997. Wisconsin manual of control recommendations for ecologically invasive plants. Wisconsin Dept. Natural Resources. Madison, Wisconsin.
WSWS Whitson, T.D. (ed.) et al.. 1996. Weeds of the West. Western Society of Weed Science in cooperation with Cooperative Extension Services, University of Wyoming. Laramie, Wyoming.



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