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
References in periodicals archive ?
Ipomoea pes-caprae or goat's foot (named after its bi-lobed leaf structure) or beach morning glory, is a pantropical, perennial, coastal sand dune plant and belongs to the family Convolvulaceae.
Ipomoea mauritiana (commonly termed as 'Giant Potato' in English and 'BhuiKumra' in Bengali) is a woody vine in the family Convolvulaceae, which has reports on wide range of therapeutic uses in the Indian sub-content.