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Common name

English: Hedge Bindweed, Large Bindweed

German: Gewöhnliche Zaunwinde

Portuguese: Campainhas-Brancas


Kingdom: Plantae (2659)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2572)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2167)

      Order: Solanales (99)

        Family: Convolvulaceae (43)(family description)

          Genus: Calystegia (3)

            Epithet: silvatica (Kit.) Griseb. (1)

Synonym: Convolvulus sylvestris Willd.

silvatica => growing in woods and forests

sylvestris => wild not cultivated, growing in woods and forests


Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Calystegia silvatica at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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