Morning Glory Flying Saucers – Item #402


Flying Saucers Morning Glory is a showstopper! Giant five-inch blossoms featuring purple-blue and pure white pinwheel stripes with deep green heart-shaped leaves. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Grows well in hot, dry areas.

Caution: We can NOT sell or ship this variety to Arkansas. Please do not order if your shipping address is in any of these states.

SKU: 00000145 Categories: ,

Additional information

Weight 1 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Spacing: 2″ (5cm)

Sprouts In: 7-10 days

Thinning: 6″ (15cm)

Direct sow seeds in spring in moist, well-drained soil when soil has warmed to 64°F. Morning Glory grows best in a sunny location protected from wind. For earliest bloom, start indoors six weeks before last frost date. Tolerates poor soil and prefers drier conditions but be sure to water during dry periods.

For best germination, soak seeds in water overnight before planting.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Ipomoea tricolor

Height: 10-20′ (3-6m)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: annual