A good dose of compost or slow release fertilizer will improve performance. Morning glories germinate quickly but like an overnight soak or a knick with a nail file to get them rolling. Sow seed in ordinary garden soil in a sunny area in spring after danger of frost. Suggestions: A non vining Morning Glory Morning Glory Seeds - Dwarf MixA Morning Glory like you’ve never seen it before! Bush flowering, drought-tolerant, morning glory-like flowers. Great spilling over containers or allowed to weave among summer annuals, or … see more; Synonyms Convolvulus minor. Details C. tricolor is a bushy, spreading annual or short-lived perennial with dark green, oval leaves. Deadheading is unnecessary. It has brilliant blue flowers over a carpet of fuzzy, oval-shaped green leaves. The dwarf morning glory is a customary bedding plant that is ideal for massing, edging, hanging baskets, or containers. Bloom freely in beds/containers from early summer until frost. Evolvulus glomeratus, or Dwarf Morning Glory, is a tender, non-vining, herbaceous perennial more often grown as an annual that is a member of the Convolvulaceae family. They come in pretty shades of pink, blue and lavender. Cultivated since the late 17th century, Convolvulus has starry rings of color marking the trumpet-shaped flowers. Proven Winners Blue My Mind™ loves hot weather, in fact, the hotter the better! Blue My Mind Morning Glory covers the ground or trails from baskets and containers with greyish foliage and true blue flowers all season. Genus Convolvulus can be annuals, perennials or shrubs, erect or scrambling, with simple or palmately divided leaves and solitary or clustered, open funnel-shaped flowers . Bees and butterflies love the flowers! Similar Color Plants Distinctive, gold throated trumpet flowers of clear, bright blue with white centers. Before planting morning glory in containers, put a trellis in the pot. Container morning glory flowers can also be used in hanging baskets, as they will trail gracefully down over the pot for a lovely display. Most of us are quite familiar with the long, trailing vines and bright blue and white flowers on traditional Morning Glory’s, but this Dwarf Mix is one you’ll definitely want to grow for yourself! Ideal for hanging baskets or as spreading, ground cover. While the plants can withstand drought conditions, growth and flowering are better with consistent moisture. The bushy, slightly trailing mound blooms abundantly in summer with striking 1 to 2-inch-wide flowers in a carnival of colors including royal blue, red, pink, or white. Also called Dwarf Morning Glory. Plants do need to be watered well for several weeks during root establishment. The morning glory (Ipomoea purpurea) is an annual vine that grows from 6 to 10 feet tall and up to 3 feet wide when grown outdoors. 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