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PlantFiles: Tall Morning Glory
Ipomoea purpurea 'Rebecca'

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Family: Convolvulaceae (kon-volv-yoo-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Ipomoea (ip-oh-MEE-a) (Info)
Species: purpurea (pur-PUR-ee-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Rebecca

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Category:
Annuals
Vines and Climbers

Height:
12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)
15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)

Spacing:
3-6 in. (7-15 cm)
6-9 in. (15-22 cm)
9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:
Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Seed is poisonous if ingested
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested
All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:
Magenta (Pink-Purple)
Fuchsia (Red-Purple)
Blue-Violet
Purple
Maroon (Purple-Brown)

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:
Velvet/Fuzzy-Textured

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Self-sows freely; deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)
7.9 to 8.5 (alkaline)

Patent Information:
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Propagation Methods:
From seed; sow indoors before last frost
From seed; direct sow after last frost
Scarify seed before sowing

Seed Collecting:
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive QueenB On Jul 9, 2005, QueenB from Shepherd, TX (Zone 8b) wrote:

This variety has done great for me. I had one seedling turn into a fence full of flowers! This particular strain is a darker sport of 'Joyce Cobb'.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Carmichael, California
Menlo Park, California
Monterey, California
Melbourne, Florida
Zephyrhills, Florida
Barbourville, Kentucky
Ellicott City, Maryland
Mount Orab, Ohio
Greenwood, South Carolina
North Augusta, South Carolina
Jacksonville, Texas
Plano, Texas
Round Rock, Texas
Shepherd, Texas



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