Ipomoea Batatas_Blackie

SKU: MYBG-FOLI-IPBB
filler
Rs.345
Pot Size: 4"

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Water Requirement

N/A

Flower Color

N/A

Flowering Season

Non Fragrant

Fragrance

Hanging

Use

Ipomoea

Genus

Medium

Maintenance

Medium

Size

Outdoor Shade

Sunlight Requirement

Yes

With Pots

Balcony,Hanging,Low Maintenance

Use

Product Description

This tender tuberous perennial with heart-shaped, lobed, almost black leaves bears trumpet-shaped lavender to pale purple flowers. Grow in moderately fertile, well-drained soil.

Sweet Potato Vine

Family

Convolvulaceae

Native

Tropical America

Description

This tender tuberous perennial with heart-shaped, lobed, almost black leaves bears trumpet-shaped lavender to pale purple flowers., providies an amazing foliage plant. Bushy and compact with a trailing habit, grows 10 inches tall with a 24 to 36 inch spread. This sweet potato vine has lime green leaves that light up in the sunlight and look paler in part shade.

Environment

Grow in moderately fertile, well-drained soil. Provide full sun to part shade and consistent moisture. Shelter from cold, drying winds

Landscape Uses

Perfect for containers, as a filler or as ground cover.

As a houseplant, this plant will do best if you allow it to go dry in between waterings, but if left dry for too long, the leaves will wilt. Check the soil with your finger to ascertain how moist it is. If it feels damp to the touch, then wait a while before watering it.

Ipomoeas need bright sunlight to retain their spectacular colour. Keep it in moderately fertile and well drained soil. You can prune them in summers. Fertilise them once a month in the growing season but Don't fertilise it during winters.

They also make for beautiful climbers for which you can provide them some support.

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