Heavenly Blue is a variety of Morning glory which is a member of the Ipomoea family. Its botanical name is Ipomoea tricolor 'Heavenly Blue'. Blooms normally display as a colour very similar to Royal blue and Cornflower blue and Lemon chiffon. When mature, they grow to 10.0 cm (3.9 inches imperial) in diameter.Leaves usually appear in Sap green colour.
Heavenly Blue is one of the most popular varieties of Morning Glory. Produces 8-12cm (3-5 inch) vibrant blue blooms throughout the summer that open in the cool of the early morning. Rapid grower – a great candidate for pot and container growing.An annual, so it will last but a year in its native climate. Normally growing to a mature height of 4.50 metres (14.62 feet), Heavenly Blue grows with a vine-like habit. This variety tends to bloom in mid summer.
Heavenly Blue Morning glory is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
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Soak seeds for 24 hours before sowing.
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Heavenly Blue about 25 days before your last frost date.
Also sold as Ipomoea rubrocaerulea or Ipomoea violacea