Calystegia silvatica
GREAT BINDWEED, SHORT STALK FALSE BINDWEED
Convolvulaceae

 
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Plant type: deciduous rhizomatous twining climber

Hardiness zones: 8-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
3m
Plant habit
 
3m

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Origins: Europe-W Russia

Other Botanical Names: Calystegia sepium ssp. silvatica, C. inflata, C. sylvestris, Convolvulus sepium ssp. silvatica

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Calystegia silvatica
GREAT BINDWEED, SHORT STALK FALSE BINDWEED
Convolvulaceae

 

  Plant type: deciduous rhizomatous twining climber

Hardiness zones: 8-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
3m
Plant habit
 
3m

FEATURES

Flowers: white

Flowering Time: early spring to late summer

Leaves: mid green


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical, mediterranean, coastal & cottage designs

Uses: groundcovers, soil binding

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average



HAZARDS

Weed Potential: dry temperate, cool areas






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