Connecticut Plants
Common Morning Glory
Ipomoea purpurea (L.) Roth

Common morning glory is a garden escape; it is native to Mexico or Central America.

  • Family: morning glory (Convolvulaceae)
  • Habitat: roadsides, fields
  • Height: vine with stems 4-10 feet long
  • Flower size: 2-3 inches long
  • Flower color: pink, purple, blue or white
  • Flowering time: July to October
  • Origin: Central America or Mexico
Ipomoea purpurea (L.) Roth