Life Span: short-lived perennial
Flower Color: pink,purple
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers
Recommended Uses: Plant on a trellis or fence.
Considerations: Can be somewhat aggressive. Best not planted in a small area.
Propagation: Seed or cuttings. Seeds are available through the Florida Wildflowers Growers Cooperative.
Soil or other substrate: Sand, loam
Soil pH Range: adaptable
Native Habitats: Ruderal. Fencerows.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Map is based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in:
Other Comments: Very easily grown. Flowers are fairly small but very numerous.