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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (11/30/12):
Fallopia cilinodis   FAMILY Polygonaceae   Go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Polygonum cilinode   FAMILY Polygonaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 063-04-020:
Polygonum cilinode   FAMILY Polygonaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Tiniaria cilinodis

 

COMMON NAME:
Fringed Climbing Buckwheat, Fringed Black Bindweed, Fringed Bindweed


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image of Fallopia cilinodis, Fringed Climbing Buckwheat, Fringed Black Bindweed, Fringed Bindweed

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_tici3_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (11/30/12):
Fallopia cilinodis   FAMILY Polygonaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Polygonum cilinode   FAMILY Polygonaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 063-04-020:
Polygonum cilinode   FAMILY Polygonaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Tiniaria cilinodis

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

2856

Herbaceous vine, trailing or infrequently twining
Perennial

Native to North Carolina & Georgia

Habitat: Around rock outcrops, in openings, glades, and open woodlands at high elevations, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
White
Bisexual
5-parted calyx
Petals absent
Superior ovary

Flowers in discontinuous clusters in branched racemes

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Black, lustrous
Nutlet

 

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