Japanese Morning Glory (Ipomoea nil 'Sun Smile') in the Morning Glories Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Late fall or early winter
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting

Sunsmile 'Violet'

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Posted by imabirdnut (North Texas - Zone 7b) on Sep 14, 2012 8:30 AM

Doesn't vine like other morning glories. Low bushy habit.

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