Ipomoea alba growing herbaceous vine of the genus Ipomoea also known as Moonflower, Ipomoea alba can grow as annual or perennial evergreen used as fragrant ornamental plant, can grow in tropics mediterranean, desert, subtropics or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+ as perennial 6+ as annual.

Leaves color green in heart to deltoid shape.

Ipomoea alba flower

Flower color white or pink, the flowers round, lobed or pentagon shape

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Requirements for Ipomoea alba growing and care:

Trellising

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Aggressive

Planting season:
Spring (as annual) / spring, summer, autumn as perennial

Pests and diseases:
Weevil, moth, whitefly, aphids

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
For design and defining borders

Size of the plant?
2-5 m, 6-15 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower
White or pink flowers round, lobed or pentagon shape

Scientific name:

Ipomoea alba

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