Japanese Morning Glory 'Scarlett O'Hara' Seeds

This gorgeous heirloom vine produces an abundance of cheerful, rosy red, 3-4" flowers.

Availability: In stock

$2.50

Details

This gorgeous heirloom vine produces an abundance of cheerful, rosy red, 3-4" flowers. It was one of the first All-America Selections winners in 1939. Hummingbirds love them!

Michigan Seeds grown on our farm Renegade Acres in Howell, MI!

Additional Info

Botanical Name Ipomoea nil
Life Cycle Annual
Min. Time to Germinate 5 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 21 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1/2 in.
When to Sow Indoors 4-6 weeks before last spring frost, Outdoors after all danger of spring frost is past
Growing Height 8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)
Plant Spacing 6-9 in. (15-22 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade
Danger Seed is poisonous if ingested
Bloom Color Red, Scarlet (Dark Red)
Bloom Time Late Fall/Early Winter, Mid-Summer
Foliage Herbaceous
Other Details Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater, Self-sows freely; deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season, This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Soil pH Requirements 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral), 7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)
Propagation Methods From seed; direct sow after last frost, From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall, From seed; sow indoors before last frost
Seed Collecting Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds, Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds, Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed, Collect seedhead/pod when flowers fade; allow to dry, Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored
Seeds Per Pack 50