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Convolvulus tricolor

Family: Convolvulaceae

Common names: BINDWEED, MORNING GLORY

Native to: Northern Africa, Portugal To Greece

Sentiments: busybody, coquetry, humble perseverance, love and marriage, passing attachment without consequences

Plant

Types: annual, perennial

Forms: clumping, erect

Max height: 2 feet

Max width: 3.3 feet

Flower

magenta/purple, secondary color present, white/off white

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Attracts wildlife: adult butterfly

Exposure: sun

Propagates by: seed

flowers in summer

Soil types: sandy, tolerates poor

USDA Zones: zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f

Temp. range: +10 to +40 °F

Water: moderate

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