convolvulaceous


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convolvulaceous

(kənˌvɒlvjʊˈleɪʃəs)
adj
(Plants) of, relating to, or belonging to the Convolvulaceae, a family of plants having trumpet-shaped flowers and typically a climbing, twining, or prostrate habit: includes bindweed, morning-glory, and sweet potato
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Floral cooling mechanisms appeared to be critical for the reproductive success of large convolvulaceous flowers in hot tropical environments (Patino & Grace, 2002).
The cooling of convolvulaceous flowers in a tropical environment.