Ipomoea batatas 'Bright Ideas Lime'

Sweet Potato Vine

Photo Courtesy of Ball Seed

  • Light green foliage accent plant
  • Semi trailing
  • Nice for contrast
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Fast Growing
Fast Growing
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
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: 8-12 in
Spread: 18-24 in
Spacing: 12-14 in
Price Level 1: $4.99 ea.~4 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Non-Flowering

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Mass Planting
  • Drought Tolerant
  • No Deadheading
  • Hanging Basket
  • Ground Cover
  • Fast Growing
  • Heat Tolerant
  • Container
  • Low Maintenance


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Trailing

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer
  • Spring Bloomer
  • Fall

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained