Sentence Examples with the word calystegia

The creeping or trailing type is a common one, as in the English bindweed (Convolvulus arvensis), which has also a tendency to climb, and Calystegia Soldanella, the sea-bindweed, the long creeping stem of which forms a sandbinder on English seashores; a widespread and efficient tropical sand-binder is Ipomaea Pes-Caprae.

Species of Ipomaea (morning glory), Convolvulus and Calystegia are cultivated as ornamental plants.