Potato Vine

 

 

Solanum jasminoides

 

Solanaceae

 

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Form: Vine
Seasonality
: Semi-evergreen

Size: 30 ft high by 10 ft wide
Leaves
: Purplish, arrow shaped leaves
Flowers
: Small, 5 petals, blue or white
Fruit
: Decorative fruit
Stems/Trunks
: Fast growing, can be pruned as desired
Range/Origin
: Brazil
Hardiness
: Sunset Zones 8,9, 12-24, H1, H2, 25o F

Comments: No thorns

 

CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS:

         Exposure: Full

         Water: Moderate

         Soil: Most types

        Propagation: Cuttings, seed

         Maintenance: Minimal, some pruning to control or promote growth

 

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