Convolvulus arvensis

ClassificationDicots
FamilyConvolvulaceae
Family (Traditional)Convolvulaceae
GenusConvolvulus
Species:Convolvulus arvensis L.
Common NameField Bindweed; Creeping Jenny
Growth Habitvine - forb
Plant Notes**
CharacteristicsArmaments: No; Milky Sap: No; Photosynthetic: Yes; Stipules: No; Woody Herbaceous: Herbaceous; Natural Area Presence: LCW; Duration: Perennial; General Ecology: Terrestrial; Growth Habit: vine - forb; Moisture Requirements: Xeric; Moisture Requirements: Sub-xeric; Moisture Requirements: Dry-mesic; Moisture Requirements: Mesic; Region of Origin: Europe; Reproductive Phenology: June; Reproductive Phenology: July; Reproductive Phenology: August; Reproductive Phenology: September; Reproductive Phenology: October; Reproductive Phenology: November; Leaf Arrangement: alternate; Leaf Complexity: simple; Leaf Dissection: 0; Leaf Fragrance: No; Leaf Persistance: Deciduous; Leaf Type: broadleaf; Leaflet Margins: entire; Leaflet Number: 0; Base Flower Color: White; Carpel Number/Pistil: 2; Fruit Dehiscence: Yes; Fruit Type: Capsule; Fruit Wet/Dry: Dry; Overall Flower Symmetry: Actinomorphic; Ovules per Carpel: 4; Petal Number: 5; Pistil Number: 1; Placentation Type: Axillary; Sexuality: monoclinous; Sporangium Arrangement: N/A; Stamen Number: 5
C value N/A
StatusNot Native; TN[SNA] KY[SNA] (State Rank); GNR (Global Rank)
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** Not applicable or data not available.

Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

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  • Counties
  • Counties - Species Present
Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

SynonymFull Citation
Convolvulus ambigens Convolvulus ambigens House
Convolvulus arvensis var. linearifolius Convolvulus arvensis var. linearifolius
Convolvulus incanus Convolvulus incanus auct. non Vahl
Convolvulus incanus var. glabratus Convolvulus incanus var. glabratus Farw.
Strophocaulos arvensis Strophocaulos arvensis (L.) Small

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on the accession number to view details; click on column headers to sort.

Counties included on distribution map: Campbell (KY), Clark (KY), Franklin (KY), Fulton (KY), Gallatin (KY), Henry (KY), Hickman (KY), Kenton (KY), Madison (KY), Marshall (KY), Mercer (KY), Trigg (KY), Cannon (TN), Carter (TN), Davidson (TN), DeKalb (TN), Dickson (TN), Hamblen (TN), Hamilton (TN), Hardeman (TN), Haywood (TN), Henry (TN), Houston (TN), Jackson (TN), Knox (TN), Montgomery (TN), Morgan (TN), Polk (TN), Putnam (TN), Robertson (TN), Rutherford (TN), Shelby (TN), Tipton (TN), Unicoi (TN), Van Buren (TN), Washington (TN), Weakley (TN), Williamson (TN)

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: APSC, EKY, ETSU, HTTU, KNK, MEM, MTSU, TENN, UCHT, UTM

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1955 - 2014

Accession No. (click for full details) County State Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
31234100390101 Clark Kentucky 21 May 1955 Mary Ruth Beckett
348
EKY
Convolvulus arvensis
31234100390093 Franklin Kentucky 15 Jun 1984 Hal Bryan
FR-768
EKY
Convolvulus arvensis
31234100390119 Madison Kentucky 20 May 1968 P. Byrley
EKY
Convolvulus arvensis
31234100390085 Franklin Kentucky 16 Jul 1956 Mary E. Wharton
10320
EKY
Convolvulus arvensis
31973000009331 Campbell Kentucky
KNK
Convolvulus arvensis
31973000009333 Kenton Kentucky
KNK
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179278 Shelby Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179267 Knox Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179274 Montgomery Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179270 Knox Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179264 Hamblen Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179273 Knox Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179269 Knox Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179279 Unicoi Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
31234100390135 Mercer Kentucky 22 Jun 1991 David D. Taylor
15692
EKY
Convolvulus arvensis
31234100390077 Madison Kentucky 20 May 1968 C. Haynes
Unknown
EKY
Convolvulus arvensis
31234100390127 Madison Kentucky 28 Jun 1982 Ronald L. Jones
3705
EKY
Convolvulus arvensis
N/A Carter Tennessee 12 Aug 2014 Frosty Levy
ETSU
Convolvulus arvensis
31973000009332 Campbell Kentucky
KNK
Convolvulus arvensis
31973000009329 Gallatin Kentucky
KNK
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179268 Knox Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179271 Knox Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179275 Montgomery Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179272 Knox Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179280 Williamson Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179266 Haywood Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179265 Haywood Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179276 Montgomery Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179262 Davidson Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179263 Dickson Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179277 Rutherford Tennessee 13 May 1956 H. R. De Selm
1301
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
TENN-V-0179261 Davidson Tennessee
TENN
Convolvulus arvensis
UCHT008022 Rutherford Tennessee 13 May 1956 H. R. Deselm
1301
UCHT
Convolvulus arvensis
UCHT024104 Tennessee
UCHT
Convolvulus arvensis
UCHT024103 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Convolvulus arvensis
APSC0052618 Davidson Tennessee
APSC
Convolvulus arvensis
APSC0018516 Trigg Kentucky
APSC
Convolvulus arvensis
APSC0018534 Henry Tennessee
APSC
Convolvulus arvensis
APSC0018529 Polk Tennessee
APSC
Convolvulus arvensis
APSC0018533 Robertson Tennessee
APSC
Convolvulus arvensis
APSC0080260 Campbell Kentucky
APSC
Convolvulus arvensis
APSC0018530 Montgomery Tennessee
APSC
Convolvulus arvensis
HTTU006828 Van Buren Tennessee
HTTU
Convolvulus arvensis
UCHT024102 Polk Tennessee
UCHT
Convolvulus arvensis
UCHT024105 Tennessee
UCHT
Convolvulus arvensis
APSC0018532 Houston Tennessee
APSC
Convolvulus arvensis
APSC0018535 Montgomery Tennessee
APSC
Convolvulus arvensis
APSC0018531 Davidson Tennessee
APSC
Convolvulus arvensis
APSC0018528 Jackson Tennessee
APSC
Convolvulus arvensis
APSC0018517 Trigg Kentucky
APSC
Convolvulus arvensis
APSC0051808 Cannon Tennessee
APSC
Convolvulus arvensis
APSC0018518 Trigg Kentucky
APSC
Convolvulus arvensis
APSC0018536 Montgomery Tennessee
APSC
Convolvulus arvensis
HTTU014174 Putnam Tennessee
HTTU
Convolvulus arvensis
HTTU014173 DeKalb Tennessee
HTTU
Convolvulus arvensis
HTTU006826 Putnam Tennessee
HTTU
Convolvulus arvensis
HTTU006830 Davidson Tennessee
HTTU
Convolvulus arvensis
HTTU006829 Morgan Tennessee
HTTU
Convolvulus arvensis
HTTU014175 Putnam Tennessee
HTTU
Convolvulus arvensis
HTTU006831 Tennessee
HTTU
Convolvulus arvensis
HTTU006827 Hickman Kentucky
HTTU
Convolvulus arvensis
HTTU006825 Davidson Tennessee
HTTU
Convolvulus arvensis
MTSU018888 Rutherford Tennessee 22 Jun 1981 Teri Coats
37
MTSU
Convolvulus arvensis
MTSU018887 Rutherford Tennessee 30 Jun 1982 Karen Haltom
36
MTSU
Convolvulus arvensis
MTSU018890 Rutherford Tennessee 18 Jun 1980 Loni Neight
23
MTSU
Convolvulus arvensis
MTSU018885 Rutherford Tennessee 10 Jun 1980 Mike Goodpasture
26
MTSU
Convolvulus arvensis
MTSU018886 Rutherford Tennessee 10 Jun 1980 Sara Robinson
26
MTSU
Convolvulus arvensis
UCHT034089 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Convolvulus arvensis
UCHT034090 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Convolvulus arvensis
UTM01555 Tennessee
UTM
Convolvulus arvensis
31234100791431 Clark Kentucky
EKY
Convolvulus arvensis
ETSU015529 Washington Tennessee
ETSU
Convolvulus arvensis
ETSU015530 Washington Tennessee
ETSU
Convolvulus arvensis
MEM020174 Davidson Tennessee 11 May 1987 R. Kral
73994
MEM
Convolvulus arvensis
MEM020439 Hickman Kentucky 12 Sep 1973 Elizabeth M. Browne, Edward T. Browne Jr.
73F1.8
MEM
Convolvulus arvensis
MEM010882 Tipton Tennessee 03 Aug 1968 Sarah J. Warrington
262
MEM
Convolvulus arvensis
MEM016783 Hardeman Tennessee 02 May 1981 Vernon Bates
2364
MEM
Convolvulus arvensis
MEM000971 Shelby Tennessee 12 May 1966 Lonnie C. Pennington
99
MEM
Convolvulus arvensis
HTTU014172 DeKalb Tennessee
HTTU
Convolvulus arvensis
HTTU014176 Tennessee
HTTU
Convolvulus arvensis
MTSU018889 Rutherford Tennessee 30 Jun 1981 Joao M. C. Ribeiro
30
MTSU
Convolvulus arvensis
MTSU018884 Rutherford Tennessee 12 Jun 1980 Debbie Reddinger
29
MTSU
Convolvulus arvensis
UCHT036557 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Convolvulus arvensis
UTM01557 Weakley Tennessee
UTM
Convolvulus arvensis
ETSU015531 Washington Tennessee
ETSU
Convolvulus arvensis
MEM008702 Fulton Kentucky 18 Jun 1974 Raymond Athey
2804
MEM
Convolvulus arvensis
MEM005624 Marshall Kentucky 14 May 1970 Raymond Athey
888
MEM
Convolvulus arvensis
MEM003858 Henry Kentucky 06 Jun 1962 J.L. Gentry Jr.
248
MEM
Convolvulus arvensis
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