×
To buy, sell or swap plants and use our full service please log in or sign up – GreenPlantSwap is completely free!
Record your plants before you lose the plant labels! Just tick the ‘Garden’ box (below) on each plant. Learn more

Convolvulus minor

Garden

Wishlist

  • Plant Placeholder

Features

  • BloomsJune to September
  • Height0.4m to 0.6m
  • Spread0.1m
  • Growth HabitClimbing
  • Flower ColourBlue white
  • Leaf ColourGreen

Description

Convolvulus minor. A bushy or climbing, annual or perennial native to Portugal, Greece & N. Africa. Bears green, lance-shaped leaves and blue white, axillary, disc-shaped flowers in early summer.

Characteristics

Annual or Perennial, Evergreen, Shrub or Herbaceous

Origin

Portugal, Greece & N. Africa

Interest and use

Used in borders, ground cover and hanging baskets.

Search or browse our Glossary of 3,000+ botanical and plant-related terms


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


  • Plant Placeholder

Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Gritty
  • Soil pH6.0 to 8.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

Dead-head to prolong flowering.

Propagation

Propagate by seed sown outdoors in mid spring for hardy plants or under glass in spring for tender plants, perennials and sub-shrubs by softwood cuttings in late spring or summer. The annuals should be sown direct and you will need to soak your seeds for 24 hours prior to sowing them.

Search or browse our Glossary of 3,000+ botanical and plant-related terms


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


Other Convolvulus posts

To view Convolvulus plants offered near you, enter your postcode or log in.

Get started & find out why

Posts of the WeekPosts & Events

Open your garden for Thrive
Rhubarb

“It’s not just gardening,
it makes us healthier and happier”

Production v5.9.2 (00577d2)