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Ipomoea Care

A vining plant commonly known as Sweet Potato Vine, Ipomoea is an outdoor plant with lime green leaves. This plant is perfect for adding a pop of color to your patio or garden. Sweet Potato Vine enjoys warm temperatures and plenty of sunshine, making them perfect for sunny patios and balconies.

How to care for your Ipomoea

Use these instructions to care for an Ipomoea. This guide will tell you how to water an Ipomoea; its light, temperature, humidity preferences and any additional care it might need to help it grow.

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Sweet Potato Vine will grow best in partial to full sun where they can receive at least 4-6 hours of direct sunlight.


Provide your Sweet Potato Vine with plenty of water as they do not like to dry out completely; water just before the soil is dry. During hot and dry times, more watering may be required, and during cool and rainy times, less watering may be needed. Be sure to avoid splashing water on the foliage when watering, as this can cause diseases.


Fertilize once a month using a liquid fertilizer or add a slow-release fertilizer to the soil according to instructions.


If your Sweet Potato Vines start getting leggy or stretched out, feel free to trim the foliage back to promote growth.

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