The Convolvulaceae Family was named and described by Antoine Laurent de Jussieu in Genera Plantarum in 1789.
Plants of the World Online lists 60 accepted genera in this family. It is commonly referred to as the bindweed or morning glory family. It contains vines, trees, shrubs, and herbs.
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