Sweet Potato

sweet Potato
Sweet Potato (Ipomoea batatus)

Vigorous, rapidly growing groundcover/vine. Used for the colorful foliage that ranges from burgundy to chartreuse. Likes the heat. Very vigorous plant that will spread great distances or hang quite a ways from hanging baskets. Good as a ground cover or in large containers.

  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Mature Height: 6 - 12 Inches
  • Soil Conditions: Moist, Well-Drained
  • Bloom Color: Not of Interest 
  • Bloom Season: -
  • Hardiness: Tender Annual
  • Size: Small