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Ipomea quamoclit

Common Name(s):
Cypress vine
Cultivar(s):
Alba , Cardinalis
Category:
Vines
Comment:

Delicate, fern-like foliage; seeds should be scarified and soaked in water for 12-24 hours to aid germination; needs good drainage but adequate moisture; foliage recoils from direct sunlight but expands after sundown

Height:
15-20 ft.
Flower:
Small scarlet flowers mid-summer to fall
Texture:
Fine
Exposure:
Sun to partial shade
Growth Rate:
Rapid
Climbing Method:
Twining stems

NCCES plant id: 2284

Ipomea quamoclit Ipomea quamoclit