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Convolvulus sabatius

Common Name: Blue Rock Bindweed

Plant Family: Convolvulaceae

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Convolvulus sabatius
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8 in stock

Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy to minus 5 deg. C
Position/ Situation:  Rock Garden
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Planting Style:  mediterranean
Suggested Use:  Cracks in Paving
Season of Interest:  Summer to Autumn
Flower Colour:  Blue
Leaf Colour:  Grey
Height:  very low (less than 1ft)
Habit/Shape:  Trailing
Evergreen:  No
Drought Tolerant:  Yes
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  No preference
Bee and Butterfly:  Both
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Not Known To Be Resistant
RHS Award of Garden Merit:  Yes


This little trailing plant has funnel-shaped, soft blue flowers from mid to summer and is ideal for a sunny, dry location such as a rockery or edge of a raised bed. It comes from dry places around North Africa and the Mediterranean so needs good drainage and a sheltered spot.


Mainland UK  £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore Islands From £10 We only send plants & seeds to UK locations (excl. Northern Ireland) Sorry we cannot ship to any other Country due to British Plant Health regulations on the export of plants post Brexit. There are no exceptions unfortunately  

 

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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)  or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx. 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Quantity or Pot size" on plant information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall.