Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 08988 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Calystegia sepium (L.) R. Br.
Common name   hedge false bindweed
K.T. Harper   2003-260  
Coll. Date 16 September 2003 
United States
Locality Utah Highway 150, Junction with jeep road to Murdock Basin.
     Elev.: 9000 ft. (2744 m.)
Habitat Notes aspen-mixed conifer forest. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 40° 18'  30" N, 111° 3'  29" W
Township Range T2S, R10W, Sec. 18 SE 1/4  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Calystegia sepium (L.) R. Br.

Common Name(s): bearbind, devil's guts, hedge bindweed, hedge false bindweed, hedge falsebindweed, hedgebell, large bindweed, old man's night cap, wild morning glory.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=30650, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Convolvulaceae
                                    Genus: Calystegia
                                        Species: Calystegia sepium


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08988s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08989 Chenopodium humile      "marshland goosefoot" same section
08990 Ledum glandulosum      "western Labrador tea" same section
08991 Salix geyeriana  var. geyeriana  same section


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Jimmies Point (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 2168 ft. N 9266  Jimmies Point 
Currant Creek Campground (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 1.5 mi. N 7953  Jimmies Point 
Red Ledge Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.5 mi. NE   Jimmies Point 
The Jumpoff (Cliff) Wasatch County, UT 1.4 mi. NE 7589  Jimmies Point 
Currant Creek Reservoir (Reservoir) Wasatch County, UT 1.7 mi. N 7664  Jimmies Point 
Currant Creek Dam (Dam) Wasatch County, UT 1.7 mi. N 7664  Jimmies Point 
Racetrack Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 2 mi. N   Jimmies Point 
Coal Mine Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.3 mi. N   Jimmies Point 
Layout Tunnel (Canal) Wasatch County, UT 2 mi. SE 8668  Jimmies Point 
Waste Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.9 mi. E   Jimmies Point 
Right Fork Currant Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 2.8 mi. N   Wolf Creek Summit 
Low Pass Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 2.8 mi. N   Wolf Creek Summit 
Layout Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.3 mi. E   Jimmies Point 
Willow Spring Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 3 mi. N   Jimmies Point 
The Narrows (Gap) Wasatch County, UT 2.4 mi. E 7395  Jimmies Point 
Bear Hole Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 3.1 mi. N   Jimmies Point 
Cow Camp (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 3.2 mi. N 7779  Jimmies Point 
Buckhorn Knoll (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 3.1 mi. SE 9164  Jimmies Point 
Bear Hole (Basin) Wasatch County, UT 3.2 mi. NE 8642  Jimmies Point 
Cedar Valley School (School) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. NW 9266  Jimmies Point 


Taxon Links for species Calystegia sepium  (L.) R. Br.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

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