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Ipomoea hederifolia var. lutea

Ipomoea hederifolia var. lutea

Synonym(s) Ipomoea luteola; Quamoclit hederifolia
Common name ivy-leaf morning glory
Family convolvulaceae
Life cycle annual
Flowers yellow
Size vine to 5'
Light sun
Cultural notes good garden soil
From seed scarify, germinate at warm conditions
detailed seed-starting info below

Twining climber, with pointed, dark green leaves and small tubular flowers. The species is orange-red, ours came as seeds of I. h. var. lutea, and sure enough they have more of a yellow coloration.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed for var. lutea from '08 trade. Scarified with sandpaper, baggy 75F (81%G, 1d)
  2. Seed for var. lutea from '08 trade. Sandpapered, baggy 75F (100%G, 3-13d). Needed one additional sandpapering to achieve full G

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