P. Rodney Thompson
Director


Address:

 

829 South Coleman
Tooele, UT 84074

Telephone Number:


Main: (435) 843-3204

 

Hours:

7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday - Thursday
Except Holidays
Closed Fridays

Weed Control Division - Noxious Weeds


 

Field Bindweed
(Convolvulus arvenis L.)

Growth Habit:
Perennial vine, reproducing from seeds and roots.

Leaves:
Alternate, simple, arrowhead-shaped, rounded or blunt tipped.

Stems:
Prostrate, twining mat-forming, up to 10 feet long.

Flowers:
Funnel shaped, pale pink to white, up to 1" wide; two small scale-like bracts attached below flower on flower stem.

Roots:
Creeping rhizomes, extensive.

Seeds:
Four per capsule, dark gray to reddish-brown, three sided.

Other:
Seeds viable over 60 years.
Field Bindweed

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Tooele County | 47 South Main Street | Tooele, UT 84074 | Telephone: (435) 843-3100