Polygonum convolvulus L.

Wild Carrot


Bilderdykia convolvulus, Black Bindweed, Bear-bind, Climbing Bindweed, Climbing Buckwheat, Corn-bind, Devil's Teather, Fagopyrum carinatum, Fallopia convolvulus, Helxine convolvulus, Ivy Bindweed, Knot Bindweed,

ID Characteristics

Life cycle: Summer annual
Growth Habit: Vine
Propagation: Seed Leaf Margin: Smooth
Leaf Hairs: None Leaf Structure: Waxy, heart-shaped
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Root Type: Fibrous
Flower Color: Greenish white


Similar Species

  • Bindweed, Field Convolvulus arvensis
  • Bindweed, Hedge Calystegia sepium
  • Morning-glory Impomea spp.
  • Sharpoint fluvellin Kickxia elatine

Herbicidal Control Options

  • Preemergence: Isoxaben
  • Post Emergence: 2,4-D, Carfentrazone, Chlorsulfuron, Clopyralid, Dicamba, Fluroxypyr, Sulfentrazone, Sulfosulfuron, Triclopyr, Trifloxysulfuron

Please note: one or more of these active ingredients may exist in combination-type brand name products. Any material used for herbicidal control of any plant may vary in efficacy. Please read the full disclaimer on herbicide usage.