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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Trade name information:
Trade Name: Blue My Mind™
Cultivar name: 'Usevo1201'

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Location: My garden in Albuquerque, NM Zone 7b
Date: 03.12.21
Heavenly blue, blooms all summer

Date: 2021-08-16

Date: 2015-08-31
Location: Summerwinds Nursery, Phoenix Arizona
Date: 2016-07-23
Location: Oceanside, California 
Date: 2020-02-29
Location: NJ
Date: 2014-06-28

Date: 2021-08-16
Location: My garden, central NJ, Zone 7A
Date: 2017-10-01
Evolvulus Blue My Mind
Location: Shamong, NJ
Date: 2017-08-06
Vivid Blue!
Location: In my garden, Falls Church, VA
Date: 2017-09-07
This blue color is awesome!
Location: My garden in Kentucky
Date: 2014-06-05
Location: My garden, Cottage-in-the-Meadow Gardens in South Amana, IA
Date: 2013-06-09
Location: Maine
Date: 2017-06-13
Location: Georgia, USA
Date: Summer
Location: Georgia, USA
Date: Summer
Location: Georgia, USA
Date: Summer

Date: 2022-07-04
Location: In my garden, Falls Church, VA
Date: 2017-10/28
Location: My garden in Kentucky
Date: 2014-06-06
Location: my garden, Florida
Date: 2018-06-29
Location: In my garden, Falls Church, VA
Date: 2017-10-28
Location: My garden in Kentucky
Date: 2014-06-05
Location: Chicago Botanic Garden
Date: 2018-09-01

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Comments:
  • Posted by LarryR (South Amana, IA - Zone 5a) on Jun 10, 2013 10:52 AM concerning plant:
    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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