Clitoria ternatea

Butterfly Pea Vine


A perennial twining (not climbing) vine with lovely bright blue flowers that can also be used as food and drink colouring.


30 seeds per packet.

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Flower type:Air
Life cycle:Tender Perennial
Climate:Thrives in warmer temperatures. Does not tolerate frost.
Sowing guide:Direct sow in September to December, after the last frost.
Germination guide:14-21 days @ 21 C. Bury seed under a 3-5 cm layer of soil.
Position:Full Sun
Spacing:40 cm
Pinch:Not necessary
Flowering time:50-60 days after sowing
Final height:180-250 cm

Growing Tips:

Provide horisontal trellis for vine to grow on.

Harvesting Tips:

Harvest flowers and use in food and drinks.