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PlantFiles: Japanese Morning Glory
Ipomoea nil 'Heian no Yoso-oi'

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Family: Convolvulaceae (kon-volv-yoo-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Ipomoea (ip-oh-MEE-a) (Info)
Species: nil (nil) (Info)
Cultivar: Heian no Yoso-oi

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6 members have or want this plant for trade.

Category:
Annuals
Vines and Climbers

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

Spacing:
3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Hardiness:
Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade
Partial to Full Shade
Full Shade

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

Bloom Color:
Pink

Bloom Time:
Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:
Grown for foliage
Variegated

Other details:
May be a noxious weed or invasive
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Flowers are fragrant
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:
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
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

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Profile:

2 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive Texasbloomer On Sep 19, 2005, Texasbloomer from Plano, TX wrote:

My favorite pink Jap.Morning Glory in the whole world! Only 5 of my 8 seeds germinated and I potted them in May and grounded them in June. Slower to grow, but finally! And blooms started 1st of Sept.
Huge, ruffly, dainty blooms, mayber 4-5 a day so far. The prettiest pink since baby girls!

Positive OhioBreezy On Sep 14, 2004, OhioBreezy from Dundee, OH (Zone 5b) wrote:

Gorgeous HUGE blooms of pink and white. Varigated leaves of green/gray. Wonderful climber reaching over 9 feet this year.

Regional...

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

Elk Grove, California
Dundee, Ohio
Lafayette, Tennessee
Round Rock, Texas



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