Povitel

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Povitel’

 

the Russian folk name for several plants of the genus Ipomoea, which are cultivated mainly as annual twining plants. Garden forms with sky blue flowers are especially valued.

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