convolvulus arvensis


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field bindweed

A creeping vine plant with white-pink flowers, arrow-shaped leaves and tiny fruit with 2 seeds. Tea reduces fever and heavy menstrual flow, laxative. The whole plant can be used. Difficult to eradicate because seeds stay viable in soil for 20 years. Can even sprout from a fragment of root.
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Brachiaria reptans, Cyperus rotundus, Chenopodium murale, Euphorbia hirta, Convolvulus arvensis, Oxalis corniculata, Polygonum plebejum, Tribulus terrestris, Trianthema spp.
0 or above were Ageratum conyzoides, Conyza ambigua, Lactuca dissecta, Calotropis procera, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Kochia indica Convolvulus arvensis, Alhagi mourarum, Digitaria timorensis, Imperata cylindrica, Poa annua and Sorghum helepense.
Common name Scientific name Class Life cycle * Downy brome Bromus tectorum Grass WA London rocket Sisymbrium irio Broadleaf WA Creeping thistle Circium arvense Broadleaf CP Yellow goats-beard Tragopogon dubius Grass SP Field bindweed Convolvulus arvensis Broadleaf CP Bermudagrass Cynodon dactylon Grass CP Foxtail barely Hordeum jubatum Grass SA Dandelion Taraxacum officinale Broadleaf SP Quackgrass Agropyron repence Grass CP Russian knapweed Acroptilon repens Broadleaf CP lambsquarters Chenopodium album Broadleaf SA Plantain Plantago spp.
In the trials where fresh leaves and flowers were offered, the rejection was highest in trials with Convolvulus arvensis (88.
albus, Convolvulus arvensis, Solanum eleagnifolium, Setaria geniculata, S.
Convolvulus arvensis density assessments were performed in a 7- x 7-m grid pattern, resulting in a total of 261 sampling units.
44) Such is the case of Convolvulus arvensis, as new research shows it has great promise as a useful, safe, and non-toxic chemotherapeutic agent.
Ruderal species at SCP, such as Convolvulus arvensis (bindweed), Medicago lupulina (black medic), Trifolium pratense (red clover), and Trifolium repens (white clover) are not present in samples taken at NMP.
Effect of aqueous extracts of rice stubbles and straw-stubbles on the germination and seedling growth of Convolvulus arvensis, Avena ludoviciana and Phalaris minor.
The list of weeds reported includes Alternanthera pungens, Cannabis sativa, Ipomoea eriocarpa, Abutilon indicum, Cynodon dactylon, Cyprus rotundus, Convolvulus arvensis and Carthamus oxycantha (Table 5).
Hordeum murinum, Cardaria draba y Convolvulus arvensis denotan con su desarrollo una mayor disponibilidad de agua.
The disturbed area where stone crushing activities are common, vegetation is badly affected and species like Fagonia indica, Aristida mutabilis, Boerhavia diffusa, Convolvulus arvensis and Aerva javanica are dominant, which are resistant to a variety of environments, in particular deserts and semi-deserts.