Japanese Morning Glory
Ipomoea nil 'Hanahubuki'

Family: Convolvulaceae (kon-volv-yoo-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Ipomoea (ip-oh-MEE-a) (Info)
Species: nil (nil) (Info)
Cultivar: Hanahubuki
Additional cultivar information:(aka Hanafabuki, Hana Fubuki, Hama Fubuki)

Category:

Annuals

Vines and Climbers

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers

Height:

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Pale Pink

Pink

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Mid Fall

Foliage:

Variegated

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From seed; sow indoors before last frost

From seed; direct sow after last frost

From seed; germinate in a damp paper towel

Seed Collecting:

Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Regional

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

Sebastian, Florida

Dundee, Ohio

Lafayette, Tennessee

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Jan 12, 2006, RON_CONVOLVULACEAE from Netcong, NJ (Zone 5b) wrote:

Other cultivar name spellings include Hanafabuki,Hana Fubuki and a Hama Fubuki.

Positive

On Aug 13, 2005, OhioBreezy from Dundee, OH (Zone 5b) wrote:

Hanahubuki - Petal Storm
seeds were from Japan (co-op)
Grew first seeds Spring 2004, Gorgeous large blooms, saved seed and started again this year, just as lovely and definite same flower from last year. Love the varigated leaves!