All Floras      Advanced Search
FOC Vol. 16 Page 276 Login | eFloras Home | Help
FOC | Family List | FOC Vol. 16 | Convolvulaceae | Evolvulus

1b. Evolvulus alsinoides var. decumbens (R. Brown) van Ooststroom, Meded. Bot. Mus. Herb. Rijks Univ. Utrecht. 14: 38. 1934.

银丝草 yin si cao

Evolvulus decumbens R. Brown, Prodr. 144. 1810; E. sinicus Miquel.

Leaves lanceolate to linear, 5-13 1.5-4 mm, ± appressed pilose, apex acute or acuminate. Basal leaves sometimes wider, apex ± obtuse. Fl. May-Jan, fr. Jun-Oct.

Grasslands; 100-1800 m. Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Taiwan, Yunnan [Indonesia, Malaysia, New Guinea, Thailand, Vietnam; Australia, Pacific Islands]

The whole plant is used medicinally.


Flora of China @
Browse by
Advanced Search

Flora of China Home




 |  eFlora Home |  People Search  |  Help  |  ActKey  |  Hu Cards  |  Glossary  |