|Hoary Bindweed is a member of
the Morning Glory Family.
is a trailing
plant that lies along the ground, but can grow to 3 feet in length. The
plant can typically be found on dry mesas, and on hillsides between 3000 -
6000 feet in
elevation. Leaves are finely haired and grass-like, growing to to 2 inches in length.
The Hoary Bindweed at right was
photographed on a mesa near Sedona.
The Hoary Bindweed blooms between April - October and produces a
pale pink funnel shaped flower with 5 lobes to 3/4 inch in width.