The Pink Morning Glory is a native wildflower that has funnel-shaped, lavender-pink flowers with a dark pink throat. The flowers are produced abundantly on the vines and they are open most of the day. It flowers throughout the year. This morning glory has two kinds of leaves, heart-shaped leaves and leaves with three lobes. It is native to the southeastern United States and tropical America. It is also called the Coastal Morning Glory because it often occurs in coastal regions. It is easy to grow and it has a fast growth rate.
- Scarify the seeds by nicking or sanding the seed coat.
- Soak the seed in water for several hours.
- The seeds like moist, well-drained soil. Prepare a mixture of half potting soil and half sand, perlite or vermiculite. Put the soil in a pot. Water the mixture so that it is moist but not wet.
- Put the seeds on the soil.
- Cover the seeds with a thin layer of soil.
- Water the seeds.
- Place the pots in an area with warm temperatures in full sun or part shade.
- When the seedlings are a few inches tall, they can be transplanted.