Ipomoea batatas 'Sweet Caroline Green'
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|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Perennial (grown as an annual)
- Container Garden
- Broad Tolerance
- June - September
- 30cm (12in)
- Common name
- Morning Glory
- Full Sun
- 45cm (18in) - Trailing
- Plant straight out into containers or pot on into 9cm (3-4in) pots to grow on. Keep frost-free until mid to late May and gradually acclimatise plants to outdoor conditions for 7-10 days before placing in their final positions.
This has handsome, healthy-looking leaves in the brightest green. Plant these on their own in a pot or trail them round the outside of a large pot of arctotis or verbenas. That's how I always use them.
Heat and drought tolerant. Cut back to rejuvenate the plant in later summer.