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Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 11 +4.4 °C (40 °F) to +7.2 °C (50 °F)
Plant Spread: indefinite
Underground structures: Tuber
Uses: Groundcover
Vegetable
Will Naturalize
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Toxicity: Other: The sap of this plant contains latex and can cause dermatitis.
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Awards and Recognitions: Other: 2001 Georgia Gold Medal Winner

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Common names
  • Ornamental Sweet Potato
  • Sweet Potato Vine
  • Sweet Potato
  • Potato Vine
Also sold as:
  • Marguerite

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Love this grouping! by chelle Aug 9, 2013 8:31 PM 0

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