Dwarf Morning Glory (Convolvulus tricolor)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Plant Height: 12-18 inches
Plant Spread: 9-12 inches
Flower Color: Blue
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Toxicity: Fruit is poisonous
Other: seed is poisonous if ingested
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Pollinators: Self
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil


Discussion Threads about this plant
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Convolvulus tricolor? by carlysuko Dec 3, 2018 11:44 AM 2
March 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 2, 2019 6:40 PM 131
Please help ID this flower by Agoo Jul 9, 2017 11:06 PM 3
Show off your photos! by luvsgrtdanes May 24, 2019 3:12 PM 1,356
Morning Glory Annuals by Gerris2 Sep 12, 2016 10:34 AM 68
Some recent blooms by Gerris2 Oct 10, 2016 8:58 PM 96

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