Clitoria ternatea
Butterfly pea
Type/Hardiness Herbaceous, Perennial, Climber, Tender
Flowering period
Height
Light preference Sun/part shade
Soil preference Moist
Sowing time/depth March-April, 0.125in/6mm
Greenhouse or conservatory plant - will withstand temperatures down to 15C outdoors. Full description to come...
Sowing and/or growing instructions
Sow from January to May in good quality compost, barely covering with a little sifted compost or fine vermiculite. Germination usually takes 15-20 days. Pinch out growing tips to encourage bushiness. Prefers full sun but will tolerate light shade. Keep plants very well watered but not waterlogged.
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