Suggestions: A non vining Morning Glory A good dose of compost or slow release fertilizer will improve performance. 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. Family Convolvulaceae . 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. The dwarf morning glory is a customary bedding plant that is ideal for massing, edging, hanging baskets, or containers. Best Container Size: 12"+ Planting Instructions: To speed germination, soak seed in warm water overnight before planting. Ideal for hanging baskets or as spreading, ground cover. Bloom freely in beds/containers from early summer until frost. Details C. tricolor is a bushy, spreading annual or short-lived perennial with dark green, oval leaves. Also called Dwarf Morning Glory. You can start them indoors to get a head start on the season or sow them directly into pots outdoors. For earlier blooms, start indoors 4-6 weeks before last frost. Distinctive, gold throated trumpet flowers of clear, bright blue with white centers. Sow seed in ordinary garden soil in a sunny area in spring after danger of frost. It has brilliant blue flowers over a carpet of fuzzy, oval-shaped green leaves. Blue My Mind Morning Glory covers the ground or trails from baskets and containers with greyish foliage and true blue flowers all season. Proven Winners Blue My Mind™ loves hot weather, in fact, the hotter the better! Deadheading is unnecessary. Plant database entry for Dwarf Morning Glory (Convolvulus tricolor 'Blue Enchantment') with 4 images and 27 data details. Container morning glory flowers can also be used in hanging baskets, as they will trail gracefully down over the pot for a lovely display. They come in pretty shades of pink, blue and lavender. This drought tolerant perennial makes a low maintenance ground cover and easy container plant thanks to its low water requirements. Plants do need to be watered well for several weeks during root establishment. 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! 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 . Before planting morning glory in containers, put a trellis in the pot. Morning glories germinate quickly but like an overnight soak or a knick with a nail file to get them rolling. 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