A fast-growing wonderful vine with beautiful Blue flowers give color to any garden, attracts butterflies, bees and is easy to grow. Excellent choice for hanging baskets. A drought hardy plant which can be used as a screen along fences or trellies. The root is an effective purgative. According to Ayurveda, Clitoria ternatea is cooling, acrid, purgative, diuretic, laxative, alexiteric, anthelmintic and tonic to the brain. It is useful in treatment of eye-diseases, ulcers of the cornea, tuberculous glands, elephantiasis, headache, ascites, leucoderma, burning sensation, pains, biliousness and ulcers.In traditional Ayurvedic medicine, it has been used for centuries as a memory enhancer, nootropic, antistress, anxiolytic, antidepressant, anticonvulsant, tranquilizing and sedative agent. Care and Cultivation: Seeds can be sown in spring/summer/autumn or inside all year round, 2 ½ times their diameter under the surface of a quality potting mix. Germination may be increased by soaking the seeds overnight in water. Germination within 2 to 3 weeks, with flowers as early as 4 weeks after planting Plant out on a fence or trellis when large enough. Happy gardening! Please browse my other listings to find more items you may love. I will always try to make you happy! Please leave a 5 star and good feedback. If you have problems with this item, I request that you contact me immediately BEFORE you give a neutral or negative feedback, so that I can satisfactorily address your concerns and I will try to satisfy you the best I can. It is impossible to address issues if we do not know about them! If you are not 100% satisfied with this item you can always return it to me until 7 days! I accept returns for refund within 7days from the item's reception date. Item must be in original condition that it was sent. Refund will be for the item sale price only. I retain the right to refuse any refund if I feel the return policy is being abused. Due to Trading Standard policy you will not find herbal informations regarding any medicinal properties. All the herbal products we sell are classed as food (not: licensed medicines) and are considered safe. We advice you use herbs in moderation and watch for allergetic reactions. The descriptions are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any illness or disease. All of the information has been researched from articles, books, our suppliers, the internet, and studies. We recommend that before taking a new herb that you research it yourself and consult a medical doctor or a herbal practioner. The statements on this website have not been evaluated and they should not be considered as medical advice. If you have a health problem, or you are taking any medication, or you are pregnant, breast feeding or concerned in any way then it is wise to consult a medical doctor and herbal practioner before taking any herbs. Please check your country’s IMPORT laws before bid or buy. We are not responsible for any returned items. If you are satisfied with my product please leave positive feed back. Thank you.