Grandpa Otts Morning Glory

BOTANICAL INTEREST

Botanical Interests Packet

(Heirloom) Grandpa Ott's' is an exquisite, dependable bloomer. This vigorous vine with gorgeous flowers and beautiful heart-shaped leaves will cover fences and trellises, trail on the ground, or hang from large baskets or containers. May self-sow. Caution: Parts of this plant are toxic if ingested. (approx. 35 seeds/pkt)

Botanical Name: Ipomoea purpurea

Family: Convolvulaceae

Native: Neotropics

Hardiness: Perennial in USDA zones 10 and warmer; usually grown as an annual

Plant Dimensions: 8'–10' tall

Variety Information: 2"–3" across, rich royal purple petals marked with a vivid, almost incandescent ruby star, and a pinkish-white throat

Exposure: Full sun

Bloom Period: Summer to frost

Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Deer Resistant

MFG Part Number: 1154