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Ipomoea batatas ‘Lime’


Botanical Name Ipomoea batatas ‘Lime’

Common Name - ‘Sweet Potato Vine’

Description – A compact, tropical plant can be used as a vine or trailing ground cover. The leaves are large, heart-shaped with lime green leaves. A Fantastic accent plant, giving a real tropical feel in the landscape. In colder climates, it will go semi-dormant over winter.

Flower Time Beautiful mauve/purple flowers during spring, summer and autumn.

Size  60cm wide x 30cm tall.

Uses  Ideal for outdoors in full sun or part shade as a groundcover in garden beds, rockeries, retaining walls, pots, trellises, window boxes and hanging baskets.

Position A hardy plant which tolerates full sun to part shade conditions. Frost tender.

Toxicity: Tubers are edible but not meant for consumption. Leaves are not to be eaten & can be highly toxic to pets if ingested.

Maintenance - Cut back after winter or to shape.

At a Glance

  • Accent plant
  • Part Shade
  • Hanging baskets
  • Trailing plant
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