|Ipomea is a group of perennial or annual vines as well as evergreen shrubs and perennials. The vines require support, full sun and humus rich soil. They are frost tender at 45-50F.
Red spider mite and whitefly can occasionally cause problems. Can be propagated by spring seed or summer cuttings. They are not related to Convolvus arvensis the hard to eradicate vine also known as Morning Glory or Bindweed.
I.quamoclit, syn.Quamoclit pennata an annual twining climber produces flowers in cymes of 2 to 5 in white to 3/4 inches across. Foliage of deep green leaves, broadly egg-shaped, on hairless stems. Blooms in the summer and most of the year in the tropics.