family Convolvulaceae


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Related to family Convolvulaceae: genus Ipomoea
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Noun1.family Convolvulaceae - morning glory; bindweed; sweet potato; plants having trumpet-shaped flowers and a climbing or twining habit
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
order Polemoniales, Polemoniales - Polemoniaceae; Solanaceae; Boraginaceae; Labiatae; Lentibulariaceae; Pedaliaceae; in some classifications includes the order Scrophulariales
genus Convolvulus - genus of mostly climbing or scrambling herbs and shrubs: bindweed
bindweed - any of several vines of the genera Convolvulus and Calystegia having a twining habit
Argyreia, genus Argyreia - woody climbers of tropical Asia to Australia
Calystegia, genus Calystegia - climbing or scrambling herbs: bindweed
Cuscuta, genus Cuscuta - genus of twining leafless parasitic herbs lacking chlorophyll: dodder
genus Dichondra - genus of chiefly tropical prostrate perennial herbs with creeping stems that root at the nodes
genus Ipomoea, Ipomoea - morning glory
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Morning glory is a common name for over 1,000 species of flowering plants in the family Convolvulaceae, whereas Heavenly Blue is the name of a cultivar (the term cultivar means an assemblage of plants selected for a particular character; Brickell et al.
Recently hatched non-fed larvae were exposed to 31 plant species including 30 species in the family of the target weed (Solanaceae) and 1 species in the family Convolvulaceae.