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synonyms: Convolvulus mauritanicus
growth habit: prostrate
leaf colour: green
flower colour: blue
main season: Summer
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 9 to 11
Slender, trailing stems with ovate mid-green leaves and freely produced funnel-shaped, lavender-blue flowers from summer to early autumn.
Warm sheltered position in full sun and a very well drained soil. Will not survive prolonged periods of frost and the top-growth is easily killed by low temperatures, but will sometimes produce new shoots from the roots. Non-invasive.
Good for containers.
Native to Spain, Italy and North Africa.