Sweet Potato Vine

Ipomoea batatas 'Tricolor'

 

 

  • Fabulous foliage
  • Marvelous trailing habit
  • Great as an annual groundcover or spilling over any basket or container

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Ipomea batatas 'Tricolor' has strikingly variegated foliage that highlights the garden. This Sweet Potato Vine is a beautiful complement to both flowers and foliages in shades of burgundy, pink or white. Ideal as small-scale ground cover or cascading from planters or window boxes. Produces edible tubers (potatoes). Very vigorous in sunny locations, slower growing in shade.

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Type:

Annual

Sun/Shade:

Full Sun to Full Shade

Foliage Color:

Green

Variegated

Red / Pink

Multi-Color

Hardiness Zone:

Not hardy

Height:

6-8 inches

Spread:

24-36 inches

Benefits:

Vigorous Growth

Truly Heat Tolerant

Groundcover

 
 
 
 

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