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Bindweed

Convolvulus tricolor

Also known as

Dwarf Convolvulus, Dwarf Morning Glory, Small Convolvulus

Full Sun
Light watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

2 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Bindweed Overview

A bushy or climbing, annual or perennial native to Portugal, Greece & N. Africa. Bears green, lance-shaped leaves and blue white, axillary, disc-shaped flowers in early summer.

How to propagate Bindweed

Cuttings

Propagate by seed sown outdoors in mid spring for hardy plants or under glass in spring for tender plants, perennials and sub-shrubs by softwood cuttings in late spring or summer.

Seed

The annuals should be sown direct and you will need to soak your seeds for 24 hours prior to sowing them.

Special features of Bindweed

Ground cover

Other uses of Bindweed

Used in borders, ground cover and hanging baskets.