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! Ipomoea Quamoclit Cardinalis seeds will produce this easy-to-care-for vine with red trumpet shaped flowers.
Cardinal Climber is suitable for arbors, a trellis, fences, and posts, Cardinal Climber will grow easily from flower seeds, anywhere you choose.
Vine seed | cardinal climber
How to grow
How To Grow Cardinal Climber From Seed: 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. Shelter from cold, drying winds. Prune back vine plant in the spring.
- Sowing Rate: 2 - 4 seeds per plant
- Average Germ Time: 7 - 21 days
- Keep moist until germination
- Attracts bees, butterflies and hummingbirds
- Depth: 1/4 inch
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.
- Height: 180 - 240 inches (vining)
- USDA Zones: 6 - 11
- Season: Annual
- Deer Resistant: Yes