Flowering

  • Jan1
  • Feb2
  • Mar3
  • Apr4
  • May5
  • Jun6
  • Jul7
  • Aug8
  • Sep9
  • Oct10
  • Nov11
  • Dec12
Not in Bloom

Distribution

חבלבל המשי - מפת תפוצה

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Description & Remarks

A creeping perennial herb, typical to alluvial soils in fields and loessial plains in the Negev Semi-desert. Similar and close to C. althaeoides, differing in upper leaves that are not palmate and its white flower centre, surrounded by a dark ring.

Dar Ben-Natan, 2019

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Additional Names

Hebrew with Vowels:
חֲבַלְבַּל הַמֶּשִׁי

תכונות וזיהוי

  • מרכז הפרח לבן וסביבו טבעת כהה, העלים העליונים אינם כפניים

    מרכז הפרח לבן וסביבו טבעת כהה, העלים העליונים אינם כפניים

Life form (Raunkiaer):
geophyte, climber
Spinescence:
absent
Succulence:
non-succulent
Summer Shedding:
ephemeral
Petal or tepal color:
Crimson, pink
Sexuality and Reproductive Morphology:
Flowers hermaphrodite only
Sporangia or Seed Homogeneity:
Homogeneous seeds-fruits
Flowering Time:
April, May
Leaf arrangement:
alternate (one leaf per node)
Leaf Type:
entire
Leaf or leaflet margin:
dentate or serrate
Stipule:
absent
Habitat:
Disturbed habitats, Cultivated areas (weeds)
Chorotype:
Med - Irano-Turanian
Drought Resistence:
Salt Resistance:
glycophyte
Synanthrop:
mostly synanthropic, also natural

Taxonomy

Superdivision:
Spermatophyta
Division:
Angiospermae
Class:
Dicotyledoneae
Family:
Convolvulaceae
Genus:
Convolvulus