Plant Type: Annuals
The Sweet Potato Vine, has a trailing habit and dark red/purple, variegated green and yellow, light green or bronze leaves that are shaped like a bird's footprint. This ornamental plant provides color and interest like no other plant. They are grown for their distinctive foliage and vigorous growth habit. Ornamental Sweet Potato Vines can be used as an annual ground cover or in hanging baskets and pots.
Growing & Maintenance Tips:
They grow best when provided with a high light location and relatively warm temperatures.For zones 10-11, this plant can also be a perennial.
Foliage ColorPurple, light green, variegated, or bronze
Plant Spread24-36 in.
Plant HeightGrows up to 6 in. tall
Soil MoistureAverage water needs
Characteristics & Attributes
Beds, Climbing Vine, Container, Trailing , Border
Bloom TimeGrown for its attractive foliage
ExposureFull to part sun