Cardinal Climber Seeds
USDA Zones: 6 - 11
Height: 180 - 240 inches (vining)
Bloom Season: Summer and fall
Bloom Color: Red
Environment: Full Sun
Soil Type: Well - drained, pH 6.1 - 7.8
Average Germ Time: 7 - 21 days
Light Required: No
Depth: 1/4 inch
Sowing Rate: 2 - 3 seeds per plant
Moisture: Keep moist until germination
Plant Spacing: 24 inches
Care & Maintenance: Cardinal Climber
Cardinal Climber (Ipomoea Quamoclit Cardinalis) - Easy-to-grow from Cardinal Climber seeds, this is one annual vine that is a must-have if you like hummingbirds! Suitable for arbors, a trellis, fences, and posts, Cardinal Climber will grow easily from flower seeds, anywhere you choose. Ipomoea Quamoclit Cardinalis seeds will produce this easy-to-care-for vine with red trumpet shaped flowers. A humming bird's favorite, Cardinal Climber vine is a colorful, vertical addition to the summer landscape. This plant has palm like leaves that beautifully backdrop the 1 inch dark red blooms from early summer until the first frost.
Soak Cardinal Climber flower seeds overnight before planting. Plant indoors 4 - 6 weeks before the last frost. Cover with 1/4 inch of soil and keep moist until germination. Ipomoea seeds can also be started directly outdoors. If planting outdoors, sow the flower seeds after soil has warmed and danger of frost has passed.