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Ipomoea quamoclit/Cypress Vine

Ipomoea quamoclit / Ipomoea quamoclit
Summer flowering vine with red funnel-shaped flowers
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Summer flowering vine with red funnel-shaped flowers

Flowers and very fine textured, lacey foliage

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Scientific Name: Ipomoea quamoclit
Common Name: Cypress Vine
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 15-20 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Summer, Fall
Flower color: Red
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Plants That Attract Hummingbirds
Comments: Treated as an annual vine, even in areas where it will come back from the roots. It is grown for its fern-like foliage and scarlet red flowers. It needs a structure on which to climb.