- Botanical name: Convolvulus althaeoides
- Common name: Mallow bindweed
- Plant type: Perennial
- Features: Flowers
Convolvulus althaeoides is a gorgeous climber from the bindweed family. It will either climber or trail, bearing delicate heart-shaped, silver green leaves. From mid to late summer large, funnel shaped flowers are borne and a striking clear pink.
For best results grow Convolvulus althaeoides in moist but well-drained soil in full sun. It can be invasive so is best grown in a container.
- Sun exposure: Full sun
- Aspect: South facing, West facing
- Hardiness: Hardy
- Soil type: Well drained/light/sandy
- Wildlife features: Nectar/pollen rich flowers