BLUE DAZE – BLUE MY MIND

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COMMON NAME Blue Daze “Blue My Mind’, Dwarf Morning Glory, Brazilian Dwarf Morning-Glory
BOTANICAL NAME Evolvulus glomeratus
HEIGHT 1′
WIDTH 3′
MONOECIOUS
EVERGREEN
LIFESPAN 3+ years
PERENNIAL (Usually grown as an annual)
COLD TOLERANCE 32° F
SOIL TYPE Well drained
WATER REQUIREMENTS Water after planting in ground, and water every day for 2 weeks. Week 3 and week 4, water twice a week. From week 5 forward water at least once a week. Best results with regular irrigation. Supplement with water during droughts and the hot, dry months to keep your plant lush and thriving. Reduce watering in the Winter when growth slows.
DROUGHT TOLERANCE Yes
SALT TOLERANCE Medium
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS Full sun, tolerates some afternoon shade
FERTILIZING Sparingly use a general purpose, 10-10-10 once every 3 to 4 weeks from Spring to Summer for faster growth. For more blooms use a 1:2:1 ratio fertilizer instead, as previously instructed.. Halt fertilizing from the Fall to Winter, then begin again in the Spring. Do not allow fertilizer to clump, be sure to disperse evenly. Clumped fertilizer can potentially burn roots, potentially harming or killing a plant. Avoid getting fertilizer on the leaves, flowers, and stems.
FLOWER Vibrant blue, 1″
MONTH OF COLOR All year
FRUIT Seeds resemble light brown pebbles. Inedible.
ALLERGENS, TOXICITY AND ANIMALS Non-toxic to animals. (Dogs, cats, horses, humans.)
COMMENTS New variety of blue daze with deep blue color, self-cleaning flowers. Good for hot areas, sun or shade. No known serious problems with insects, pests, or diseases. Install plants spaced every 12″ to 3′ apart. In locations susceptible to cold damage, cover with a frost cloth and secure firmly to protect the day before a freeze. Remove promptly once the freeze has subsided. Originates from Brazil.
PRICE 3 gallon $13, 1 gallon $5