Ipomoea Purpurea commonly known as ‘Grandpa Ott’, a magnificent heirloom Morning Glory from Bavaria (Germany), Ipomoea Nil ‘Grandpa Ott’ is an annual vine with emerald-green, heart shaped leaves and intense royal –purple trumpet shaped flowers. Beautiful hardy annual climber native to the rainforest of South America. Violet purple, trumpet-shaped blooms contrast with rich green foliage in summer. Easy to raise from seeds and grows quickly, making perfect for growing up obelisks.
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Scientific Name: Ipomoea Purpurea ‘Grandpa Ott’
Common Name: Purple Morning glory
Plant Type: Annual
Native Range: South America, Mexico
Full Growth Height: 96-120 "
Spread: 36-72 "
Exposure: Full Sun
Advantages: Fast growing
Blooming Season: Summer
Flower Color: Violet Purple
Toxic: Cats, Dogs, Horses
Water Requirement: Average
Soil Type: Moist, Well-drained
Garden Uses: Informal and cottage, Mediterranean Garden