sweet potato vine


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Noun1.sweet potato vine - pantropical vine widely cultivated in several varieties for its large sweet tuberous root with orange fleshsweet potato vine - pantropical vine widely cultivated in several varieties for its large sweet tuberous root with orange flesh
sweet potato - the edible tuberous root of the sweet potato vine which is grown widely in warm regions of the United States
morning glory - any of various twining vines having funnel-shaped flowers that close late in the day
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The basal diet (fish meal diet (FM)) contained rice bran, yellow corn, ensiled cassava roots and sweet potato vines (Table 1).
In particular they find vegetables such as sweet potato vines very palatable (Gang et al.
Coleus, sweet potato vine, Perilla, fibrous begonia and celosia all provide excellent landscape color without blooms.
Filling in around them are low-growers with lime green or reddish brown foliage to complement the deck's rose and copper tones ('Marguerite' sweet potato vine tumbles around orange calibrachoa and a bronze carex in the planter at right).
Ivy geraniums, fuchsia, lemon verbena, scaevola, ivies, heliotrope, licorice, sweet potato vine, vinca and lantana are all candidates for a good grooming, shaping and placement in the cellar or other location where the temperature is cool (below 42 degrees) but remains above freezing.
The 'Black Pearl' pepper plant would definitely grab some attention planted in conjunction with a golden sweet potato vine.
FANS OF BLACK clothing can now dress their gardens in black foliage, thanks to Blackie, the sweet potato vine with a great drape of blackish- purple leaves.
Except for the sweet potato vine, which is more commonly seen in spring, they're all available now at nurseries.
There is even a vining sweet potato vine with purple foliage.
try 'Profusion Orange' zinnias, 'Sunray' coreopsis, and, to trail over the sides, lime green sweet potato vine.
Flank a single 'Raspberry Ruffles' coleus (or other red-and-green-leafed variety) with two lime-gold coleus such as 'Golda' or a golden-green sweet potato vine (Ipomoea batatas 'Marguerite').
Lime green sweet potato vine, white-flowered bacopa, and small-leafed creeping Jenny (Lysimachia nummularia) spill over the urn's edges.