Data about <i>Evolvulus nummularius</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Evolvulus nummularius</i>
Native range includes
Additional detail Puerto Rico USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail U. S. Virgin Islands USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Evolvulus nummularius</i>
  • Plant growth habit
    The general growth form of a plant - its size and branching - also its woodiness. Some plants have different growth habits depending on environment or location, so a plant can have more than one value.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/PlantHabit
Plant growth habit
Additional detail forb/herb
  • Forb/herb
    Vascular plant without significant woody tissue above or at the ground. Forbs and herbs may be annual, biennial, or perennial but always lack significant thickening by secondary woody growth and have perennating buds borne at or below the ground surface. In the PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov/), graminoids are excluded but ferns, horsetails, lycopods, and whisk-ferns are included.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/forbHerb
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail subshrub
  • Subshrub
    Low-growing shrub usually under 0.5 m (1.5 feet) tall, never exceeding 1 meter (3 feet) tall at maturity.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/subshrub
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

Ecology

Data about <i>Evolvulus nummularius</i>
Habitat
Additional detail non-marine IRMNG  
Habitat
Additional detail tropical Environments - EOL project  
Elevation median
Additional detail 25 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
max Additional detail 701 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Evolvulus nummularius</i>
Life cycle habit
Additional detail perennial
  • Perennial
    Of plant duration, a plant whose life span extends over more than two growing seasons, c.f. annual, biennial, ephemeral, of flowering with respect to architecture, hapaxanthic, monocarpic, pleonanthic
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/perennial
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

Conservation

Data about <i>Evolvulus nummularius</i>
Extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG  

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