skyblue jacquemontia, skyblue clustervine
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: with support, to 12 ft
Flower Color: blue
Noted for: Showy flowers
Recommended Uses: Grow as a sprawling vine (will need to be tied to a fence or trellis) or used as a groundcover.
Propagation: Establish from seed or cuttings. Prune in late spring or early summer, after flowering has ceased. Heavy pruning in late summer could adversely affect fall/winter bloom.
Salt Tolerance: Moderately salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, lime rock
Soil pH Range: Calcareous (high pH)
Native Habitats: Coastal hammocks esp. on dunes.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in: