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Common Name: Blue Rock Bindweed
Plant Family: Convolvulaceae
8 in stock
Hardiness/minimum temperature: Hardy to minus 5 deg. CPosition/ Situation: Rock GardenSun/ Shade: SunPlanting Style: mediterraneanSuggested Use: Cracks in PavingSeason of Interest: Summer to AutumnFlower Colour: BlueLeaf Colour: GreyHeight: very low (less than 1ft)Habit/Shape: TrailingEvergreen: NoDrought Tolerant: YesSoil Type: Normal, well-drained but moisture retentiveSoil PH: No preferenceBee and Butterfly: BothRabbit & Deer Resistance: Not Known To Be ResistantRHS 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.
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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);
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.