Ornamental Sweet Potato, Sweet Potato Vine
Ipomoea batatas 'Illusion Emerald Lace'

Family: Convolvulaceae (kon-volv-yoo-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Ipomoea (ip-oh-MEE-a) (Info)
Species: batatas (bat-TAT-as) (Info)
Cultivar: Illusion Emerald Lace
Additional cultivar information:(PP21744, Illusion™ Series, aka Emerald Lace)
Hybridized by Yencho/Pecota
Registered or introduced: 2009

Category:

Annuals

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Vines and Climbers

Foliage Color:

Chartreuse/Yellow

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 °C (30 °F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 °C (35 °F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 °C (40 °F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Herbaceous

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Patented

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Prosperity, South Carolina

Richmond, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Aug 21, 2014, vossner from Richmond, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

Very frilly-looking and vigorous.