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Ipomoea batatas 'Blackie'
Sweet Potato Vine
Ipomoea batatas 'Blackie'
Code: 6241Family: ColvulaceaeGenus: Ipomoea
Plant Type:Tender Perennial or Annual
Dramatic, dark purple-black leaves add wonderful color contrast to container plantings. Stunning annual groundcover or hanging basket plant when used to contrast lighter colored foliage.
Blooms: Rarely Blooms
Growth Rate: Fast
Size Range: 6" tall x 24-36" wide
Cultural Information
Sun Sun
Soil: Average
Water Use: Moderate
Maintenance: Low
Hardiness Zone: 10,11
Cold Hardy to 30° to 40°F
Features and Benefits
Colorful Foliage Colorful FoliageFabulous Foliage Fabulous Foliage
Prostrate or vining growth habit Prostrate or vining growth habit
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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