Cypress Vine Ipomoea quamoclit Expand

Cypress Vine (Ipomoea quamoclit)


Brilliant red star-shaped flowers attract hummingbirds and butterflies. The leaves are feathery and provide a wonderful texture for this annual vine. The vine can grow up to 15 feet and makes a good screen for unsightly areas.

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Zones:6, 7, 8, 9, 10, All Zones (Grow as an Annual)
Growth Cycle:Perennial, South Perennial/North Annual
Water Needs:Low, Low/Moderate, Moderate, Moderate/High
Light:Full Sun, Full Sun/Partial Shade
Growth RateModerate, Fast
Height:q: Up to 20 Feet
Soil Type:All - Tolerant of Most Soil Types., Chalky Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Peaty Soil, Saline Soil, Sandy Soil, Silty Soil
Special Features:Birds and Hummingbirds, Butterflies and Pollinators
Growing Instructions:Soak seeds for 24 hours. Sow indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Sow directly outside after danger of frost ½” deep at 70F. Germination 5-15 days. Full Sun/Partial Shade. Best if given support to climb on. Attracts Hummingbirds.