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Ipomoea nil

Ipomoea nil

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

3.5m

Max

2m

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Ipomoea nil Overview

This is a soft-stemmed, short-lived twining perennial treated as an annual. They are marginally frost hardy and will grow about 3.5m in height. The stems are covered with hairs and the leaves are heart-shaped. The flowers are large and trumpet-shaped; they appear from summer through to early autumn in a variety of shades.

Common problems with Ipomoea nil

How to propagate Ipomoea nil

Seed

Propagation is by seeds in the spring.

Cuttings

Softwood or semi-ripe cuttings in the summer.

Other uses of Ipomoea nil

Suitable for coastal conditions.