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Ipomoea orizabensis

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Family: Convolvulaceae (kon-volv-yoo-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Ipomoea (ip-oh-MEE-a) (Info)
Species: orizabensis (or-ee-za-BEN-sis) (Info)

Synonym:Convolvulus orizabensis
Synonym:Convolvulus superbus
Synonym:Ipomoea collina
Synonym:Ipomoea superba
Synonym:Ipomoea tyrianthina

6 members have or want this plant for trade.

Category:
Vines and Climbers

Height:
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:
Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Seed is poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:
Magenta (Pink-Purple)
Fuchsia (Red-Purple)

Bloom Time:
Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:
Unknown - Tell us

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
This plant is suitable for growing indoors
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Suitable for growing in containers

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

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
From herbaceous stem cuttings
From seed; direct sow after last frost
From seed; germinate in a damp paper towel
From seed; germinate in vitro in gelatin, agar or other medium

Seed Collecting:
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive babskie On Mar 14, 2009, babskie from saint raphael
France wrote:

hello my name is babskie,in france this plant is called;
ipomee,volubilus, ipomea-trichterwinde or blue dawn flower,
origine; tropical regions worldwide,
planting and care; vigorous,perennial climber when temperatures do not go under 0C (frost tender)
leaves; heart shaped or 3-lobed evergreen leaves 8-15cm long;
flower; funnel-shaped,rich purple-blue to blue flowers 6-8cm, in cymes of 3-5 often maturing to purplish red from late spring
to autumn.
soil; grow outside in all when well drained and moderately
fertilized. During growth water freely and sparingly in winter
exposure; in full sun sheltered from cold and drying winds,
use; in warmer areas as climber over a pergola or arch, or
use as dense ground cover, stake and tie when planted in a pot. TOXIC if ingested.
PESTS AND DISEASE; whiteflies and red spider mites if
grown under glass, also susceptible to viruses and powerdy
mildew, but is absolutely beautiful when grown
thanks jenny

Regional...

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

Westmoreland, Tennessee



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