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PlantFiles: Dwarf Morning Glory
Convolvulus tricolor 'Ensign Pink'

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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

4 members have or want this plant for trade.

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

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive rh3708 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

Regional...

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

Calistoga, California
Carmichael, California
Lafayette, Tennessee
Brazoria, Texas
Kalama, Washington



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