Ipomoea indica (Burm.) Merr.

Blue Dawnflower, Blue Morning Glory, Common Morning Glory, Ocean Blue Morning Glory


Family: Convolvulaceae

Genus: Ipomoea

Category: Vine - Evergreen

Zones: 9 to 11

Growth Rate: Fast

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Spreads aggressively.

Foliage is velvety and lush, hardy to 20F. Bright blue flowers in spring to autumn.

History: 

Published in Interpr. Rumph. Herb. Amboin. 455 in 1917.

Basionym is Convolvulus indicus Burm.

Synonym = Ipomoea mutabilis Ker Gawl.

Native to the tropics.

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