Ipomoea batatas 'Lady Finger' /Lady Finger Sweet Potato Vine

Ipomoea batatas 'Lady Finger'   / Ipomoea batatas 'Lady Finger'
Green foliage with tinges of bronze
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Green foliage with tinges of bronze

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Scientific Name: Ipomoea batatas 'Lady Finger'
Common Name: Lady Finger Sweet Potato Vine
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: Ornamental sweet potato vines grow best in full sun where they get ample water. There are a number of varieties with various colors, sizes and shapes of leaves. They are killed back to the ground with a frost, but in the lower zones they come back from the roots the following spring. They can spread over a wide area and are good as ground covers and are used in hanging baskets.