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Scientific Name: Ipomoea lobata
Alternative Names: Spanish Flag

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Ipomoea lobata
Ipomoea lobata


  • Annual
  • Showy annual vine up to 3+m tall.
  • Produces masses of dazzling 3.8cm tubular flowers that mature from soft lemon yellow, through orange and deep rusty red.
  • All the flowers are on one side of the stem, like a flag.
  • Will tremble, even on the stillest day.
  • Always full of flowers – a sugarbird magnet.
  • Needs well drained soil, full sun or partial shade.
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