Ipomoea hederifolia

scarlet morningglory

Convolvulaceae

wildlife plant   wildlife plant  


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Plant Specifics

Form: vine
Life Span: annual
Size: Height: to 10 ft
Flower Color: flower color      red
Noted for: Showy flowers

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Grow on fence or trellis.
Propagation: Seed or cuttings.
Availability: Seed
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
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Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, loam
Soil pH Range: adaptable

Ecology

Wildlife:
wildlife plant   wildlife plant  
Pollinated by hummingbirds.
Native Habitats: Dry disturbed sites.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:
   8A,8B,9A,9B,10A,10B,11

Other

Other Comments: The flowers are smaller than on most other native morning-glories, but they are attractive.