Ipomoea sagittata

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Glades Morning-glory


Plant Specifics

Size:Stems 3-6 ft long.
Life Span:Long-lived perennial
Flower Color:Pink
Fruit Color:NA
Phenology:Winter dormant. Blooms summer (north) or all year (south)
Noted for:Showy flowers


Recommended Uses:Can plant as a limited-area groundcover or allow to climb on a fence or other support. Not suited to formal gardens.
Propagation:Seed, cuttings, division.
Light: Full Sun,  Part Shade
Moisture Tolerance:
always floodedextremely dry
 (Usually moist, occasional inundation ----- to ----- Not wet but not extremely dry)
Moisture Tolerance: Usually moist, occasional inundation ----- to ----- Not wet but not extremely dry
Salt Water Flooding Tolerance:Tolerant of occasional/brief inundation such as can occur in storm surges.
Salt Spray/ Salty Soil Tolerance:Low/no tolerance of salty wind or direct salt spray
Soil or other substrate:Sand
Soil pH:Adaptable



Attracts insects, especially bees.

Native Habitats:

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range in Florida
USDA Zones

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

USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures


General Comments:Occurs along inland edges of salt marshes where it must tolerate at least periodic inundation by seawater.  Locations likely do not have high exposure to salty wind or spray (IRC).