Ipomoea batatas 'Sweet Caroline Sweetheart Jet Black'

Sweet Potato Vine


Photo courtesy of Pleasant View

  • Grown for its foliage interest and ease of care
  • Great in landscape as a groundcover or trailing out of containers
  • Adapts to sun and shade
Award Winning
Award Winning
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Fertilize Often
Fertilize Often
Hanging Basket
Hanging Basket
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

An application of fertilizer or compost on garden beds and regular fertilization of plants in pots will help ensure the best possible performance.  If plant gets too large it can be cut back to maintain plant to desired size.


Height: 6-16 in
Spacing: 12-18 in
Price Level 1: $3.99 ea.~4 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Non-Flowering
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Border or Bed
  • Heat Tolerant
  • Container
  • Fertilize Often
  • Award Winning
  • Low Maintenance
  • Hanging Basket

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Trailing

Foliage Color:

  • Chartreuse

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer
  • Early Color
  • Spring Bloomer
  • Fall