Dwarf Morning Glory
Convolvulus tricolor 'Ensign Pink'

Family: Convolvulaceae (kon-volv-yoo-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Convolvulus (kon-VOLV-yoo-lus) (Info)
Species: tricolor (TRY-kull-lur) (Info)
Cultivar: Ensign Pink

Category:

Annuals

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Seed is poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Pink

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:

Deciduous

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

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:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From seed; sow indoors before last frost

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:

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

Regional

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

Calistoga, California

Carmichael, California

Lafayette, Tennessee

Brazoria, Texas

Kalama, Washington

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jan 6, 2005, rh3708 from Westmoreland, TN (Zone 7a) wrote:

I like this plant.
I have it growing at the feet of my Morning Glory Vines.
I like every thing about this plant if i forget to water them because it hasn't rained enough it doesn't mind.
It makes a lovely little bush if put in full sun.
I think you would Enjoy this plant.
Happy Gardening
Robbie