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Ipomoea nil 'Matsukaze'

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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: Matsukaze

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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:
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

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

Bloom Color:
Blue-Violet
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall
Mid Fall
Late Fall/Early Winter

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; stratify if sowing indoors
From seed; sow indoors before 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 onalee On Feb 1, 2008, onalee from Brooksville, FL (Zone 9a) wrote:

Translated as: The Wind in the Pines

Positive OhioBreezy On Aug 18, 2004, OhioBreezy from Dundee, OH (Zone 5b) wrote:

Matsukaze=Pine Wind ~ such large blooms and beautiful coloring on this one. It grows well in part shade. Colors are deep blue/purple with streaks of teal and white. This plant blooms and the blooms can last for 2 whole days on the plant before closing up.

Regional...

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

Brooksville, Florida
Zephyrhills, Florida
Dundee, Ohio
Brazoria, Texas
Freeport, Texas
Plano, Texas
San Antonio, Texas



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