Ipomoea imperati

beach morningglory

Convolvulaceae

wildlife plant   wildlife plant  


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Plant Specifics

Form: vine
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 0.5 ft    Width: 30 ft
Flower Color: flower color      white
Phenology: evergreen
Noted for: Showy flowers

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Groundcover in open, dry, sandy sites.
Propagation: By division or from seed.
Availability: Seed
Light: light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
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Salt Tolerance: Highly salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand

Ecology

Wildlife:
wildlife plant   wildlife plant  
Native Habitats: Beach dunes.

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: Poisonous if ingested.