Happy gardening! This evergreen plant is also quite hardy but it can be damaged by temperatures below 15°F. Convolvulus cneorum, the silverbush or shrubby bindweed, is a species of flowering plant in the family Convolvulaceae, which contains many plants described as "bindweed".The Latin specific epithet cneorum is a word of Greek origin referring to a small olive-like plant, possibly a species of Daphne. Sarah Raven offers a large selection of quality flower plants & seedlings to help you bring colour and sweet scents to your garden & home. Plants destined for very poor sand or gravel soils will be grateful for additional humus, either when planting or as a mulch. to 1.2 m.). In good garden soil all these plants … Plant clumps for a pre- to early-spring flower display. Prefers free-draining soil, not too acidic. Rose Society Members use and recommend Sudden Impact for Roses. Order your flower plants online or over the phone 0345 092 0283. ... I’m starting to learn with a few of my plants that they need annual pruning. 9 April. Sophie Thomson. Flowers June-September. The bush morning glory plant (Convolvulus cneorum) is a beautiful, silvery foliaged shrub that comes from the Mediterranean region of Europe. Provide a well drained soil and lots of sun. Convolvulus cneorum (Shrubby bindweed) will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.9m after 5-10 years.. Formal look: Silverbush (Convolvulus cneorum). Supplied in a 3 litre pot. Add white nerines to extend the display into autumn. Evergreen Shrubs. The white flowers are trumpet-shaped with a yellow centre and have elegant silver/green coloured leaves. This plant will grow for years. Convolvulus cneorum, commonoly called silverbush or bush morning glory, is native to the Mediterranean region.It is a dense, mounding, evergreen dwarf shrub that typically grows to 2’ tall and 3’ wide. (-9 C). City, Drought Tolerant, Gravel, Mediterranean, Containers. There are many other varieties suitable for companion planting with your roses, so don’t be afraid to experiment and find your own winning combinations. Cultivation. Suggested uses. Convolvulus cneorum – silver bush. 1. Noteworthy Characteristics. Convolvulus cneorum - silverbushDESCRIPTION: Trailing Mediterranean ground cover, perennial with soft velvety silver leaves and pure white morning glory flowers.USE IN: Cottage style gardens, rockeries and hanging baskets, mass planting for groundcover, accent colour.LOCATION: Plant in full sun to maximise flowering. Do you mean convolvulus cneorum? Select companion plants for it that will thrive under the same conditions. Mass plant for a sea of silver foliage and white flowers to contrast with the purple leaves of the tree. Water the plant well then add a 2” (5cm) layer of mulch, such as shredded bark, around the planting area. Trialled & tested by Sarah. I’ve only been gardening for a few years and have so much to learn but it’s amazing . 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