Irish wildflowers


Photographs: Rosscarberry, Co.Cork


Sea Bindweed
Calystegia soldanella
Plúr an phrionsa
Family: Convolvulaceae

Flowering time: June-August. Perennial. Native.

Pink trumpet-shaped flowers with white stripes.
Round / kidney shaped leaves, fleshy, hairless. Prostrate, creeping stems.

Locally common on coastal sand-dunes, rare on shingle.

Similar: Field Bindweed, Convolvulus arvensis.
Small flowers, arrow-shaped leaves.
     
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