Genera within a family

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convallis, convallia, = a valley enclosed on all sides; -alis, -aris, = belonging or pertaining to, resembling, provided with.
(ld, BL)
CONVOLVULUS (La)
Bindweed (Le)
convolvo, = to roll together, roll up, roll round; to fasten together, interweave, interlace; -ulus, = diminutive. convolvulus, = a plant, bind-weed. (rolled up)
(ld, BL)
CUSCUTA (La)
Dodder (Le)
cuscuta, = Latin for dodder; derived from Arabic.
(Le)
FALKIA
Oortjies (Le)
For Johan Peter Falk (Falck) (1733-1774).**
(Ch)
IPOMOEA (G)
Morning Glory (Le)
ipos, = a strap; ips, = bindweed; (h)omoios, = like, resembling.
(LS, Le)