Perennial from a deep rhizome; stems creeping but not twining, 10-30 cm long.
Stem leaves alternate, thick, fleshy, broadly kidney-shaped, 1.5-4 cm wide, glabrous, basal lobes somewhat angled.
Inflorescence of single, 3-6 cm wide, wide-mouthed, funnel-shaped flowers subtended by or equal to the broad, heart-shaped bracts; petals pinkish-purplish, fused; sepals oblong egg-shaped, bristle-tipped, about 1 cm long.
Capsules subglobose, 1.5 cm long; seeds 6-8 mm long, essentially smooth.
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Illustration Source: The Illustrated Flora of British Columbia
Synonyms and Alternate Names:
Convolvulus soldanella L.