Plants are dwarf (up to 20 cm tall), creeping and covered with numerous flowers (mixed).
The Dwarf Morning Glory is excellent to cover bare areas, but also for planting in containers, tubs and boxes.
the flowers close in the evening and during rain.
Grows well in chalky, not too rich garden soil, warm, sunny location. The plants grow best on the eastern side of the house.
Genus - Convolvulus
Species - Tricolor
Common name - Dwarf Morning Glory Mix
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Plant type - Annual, Perennial
Hardiness zones - 5 - 11
Exposure - Full Sun
Height - 0.10 - 0.20 m
Spread - 0.25 - 0.30 m
Growth rate - Fast
Bloom season - June - September
Leaf / Flower color - Green / mix
Soil PH - Neutral, alkaline
Soil type - average garden
Water requirements - Drought Tolerant, Average Water
Landscape uses - Bedding Plant, Container, Edging, Hanging Basket, Mixed Border, Rock Garden / Wall
It is generally seed grown.
Nick the seedcoat and soak it in lukewarm water before sowing in warm soil or in pots (2-3 seeds in each).
Cover lightly with soil, firm and keep moist.
In regions with very hot, humid summers and mild winters, this plant should be sown in late fall for late winter or spring flowering.