Convolvulus angustissimus

Common Name:


Distribution (from Flora of Victoria):

Is found in all States but not in the Northern Territory [8]
Map - Australasian Virtual Herbarium

Distribution and ecological preference at Wilsons Promontory (if known):

Seashores and coastal cliffs, grassy communities on plains and grassy woodlands and forests 1

Flower Description:

Pink with a paler throat, rarely white 1


Perennial herb with trailing stems 1

Distinguishing characteristics (within family/genus):

This species has leaves with a triangular shaped terminal lobe. Sepals are 4-7 mm long and have a rounded apex. Flowers are solitary and the flower stalk is recurved at fruiting 1


Image: Erin Batty

Links to more images:

Atlas of Living Australia MELU

Links to description of this species:

NSW Flora VicFlora

Conservation status:

Convolvulus angustissimus subsp. omnigracilis is poorly know in Victoria


1 Johnson, R. W. (2001). “A taxonomic revision of Convolvulus L. (Convolvulaceae) in Australia”. Austrobaileya 61(1), pages 1--39.