When it comes to bindweed, all gardeners tremble, one of the most resistant weeds. The bindweed is not only an infestaste, it is a splendid flower that gives abundant blooms, there are numerous varieties and its meaning fully represents the plant.
The term Convolvolo, also called Villucchio, derives from the Latin Convolvulus, which means to wrap, and it means the tendency of the plant to twist. It is an extremely tenacious and difficult plant to eradicate and for this reason it is the emblem of stubbornness and conviction.
Convolvolus: Bindweed Care
The bindweed is a perennial herbaceous flower, in winter the plant disappears completely to return the following year stronger and more vigorous than ever. Usually sold as a sagging plant to decorate balconies and gardens, it can also be used as a climber, always remembering that it lasts only one season and the following year the plant will start from scratch. It is recommended not to let the bindweed climb on other plants because they could prevent the development of the plant on which it climbs.
The bindweed blooms in the warmer months from May to September, when the flowers fade they wrap around themselves.