Evolvulus Blue My Mind™

Trade name information:
Trade Name: Blue My Mind™
Cultivar name: 'Usevo1201'
General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 6 - 12 inches
Plant Spread: 12 - 24 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Fuzzy and silvery-green
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Other: True blue
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Other: Planting to frost. Deadheading not necessary.
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: USPP 24,447; Can 4,918
Awards and Recognitions: Other: 2012 UGA Plant of Distinction

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Location: NJDate: 2014-06-28
By Onewish1
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Location: My garden, central NJ, Zone 7ADate: 2017-10-01Evolvulus Blue My Mind
By Njiris
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Location: My garden, Cottage-in-the-Meadow Gardens in South Amana, IADate: 2013-06-09
By LarryR
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2014-06-05
By Marilyn
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Location: In my garden, Falls Church, VADate: 2017-09-07This blue color is awesome!
By Frenchy21
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Location: Georgia, USADate: Summer
By Danita
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Location: In my garden, Falls Church, VADate: 2017-10/28
By Frenchy21
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Location: Chicago Botanic GardenDate: 2018-09-01
By jmorth
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2014-06-06
By Marilyn
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Location: Georgia, USADate: Summer
By Danita
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Location: Georgia, USADate: Summer
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Comments:
Posted by LarryR (South Amana, IA - Zone 5a) on Jun 10, 2013 10:52 AM

This Evolvulus has the truest blue flowers of any plant I've ever grown, and I've been growing plants for 57 years.

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