This dazzling, easy-to-grow vine makes a colorful screen or trellis plant. You will enjoy its tropical-looking, tubular blooms that stay open all day and attract hummingbirds. The ferny foliage is equally pleasing. Caution: Most parts of this plant are poisonous if ingested.

Variety Information:
• Botanical Name: Ipomoea quamoclit
• Family: Convolvulaceae
• Native: Mexico and South America
• Hardiness: Perennial in USDA zones 11 and 12; otherwise grown as an annual.
• Plant Dimensions: 6'–20' vine
• Variety Information: 1" tubular red, pink, and white flowers.
• Exposure: Full sun
• Bloom Period: Summer to frost
• Attributes: Attracts Hummingbirds

Sowing Information:
• When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks after your average last frost date.
• When to Start Inside: 6 to 8 weeks before transplanting outside after your average last frost date. Roots are sensitive to disturbance; start in biodegradable pots that can be planted directly into the ground.
• Days to Emerge: 5–15 days
• Seed Depth: ½"
• Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 6"–12"
• Thinning: When 2" tall, thin to 1 every 6"–12"

SKU: BOT1175
Cypress Vine Blend

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