Sweet Caroline Medusa Green Sweet Potato (Ipomoea 'Sweet Caroline Medusa Green')
eye-poe-MEE-ah 'Sweet Caroline Medusa Green'

(usually grown as an annual near you)

Plant Data

Tags Annual in Chicago, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Edibles, Grown For Attractive Foliage, Shade Tolerant, Spillers, Tender Perennial
Foliage Color

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Sweet Caroline Medusa Green Sweet Potato, ColorBlaze Chocolate Drop Coleus, Heart To Heart Lemon Blush Elephant Ear, Superbells Coral Sun Million Bells, Boldly Coral Geranium, Fireworks Variegated Red Fountain Grass, Sunbini Creeping Zinnia, Lemon Coral Stonecrop, ColorBlaze Wicked Witch Coleus, Angelface Cascade Pink Summer Snapdragon, Double Delight Blush Rose Begonia, Solenia Scarlet Rieger Begonia, Goldilocks Rocks Bidens, Heart to Heart Burning Heart Elephant Ear, Heart to Heart Raspberry Moon Elephant Ear, Lady Godiva Orange Calendula, Superbells Blue Moon Punch Calibrachoa, Superbells Grape Punch Calibrachoa, Superbells Pomegranate Punch, Superbells Tropical Sunrise Calibrachoa, Coffee Cups Elephant's Ear, Silver Falls Dichondra, Mezoo Trailing Red Livingstone Daisy, Sweet Caroline Kiwi Sweet Potato Vine, Sweet Caroline Raven Improved Sweet Potato, Sweet Caroline Red Hawk Sweet Potato Vine, Fiber Optic Grass, Royal Velvet English Lavender, Goldilocks Creeping Jenny, Graceful Grasses Purple Fountain Grass, Supertunia Black Cherry, Honey Supertunia, Supertunia Royal Velvet Petunia, Whirlwind Pink Fan Flower, ColorBlaze Rediculous Coleus, ColorBlaze Strawberry Drop Coleus, ColorBlaze Torchlight Coleus, ColorBlaze Velveteen Coleus, Catalina Pink Wishbone Flower, Superbena Cherryburst Verbena, Superbena Royale Peachy Keen Verbena,
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Spring annuals and tender perennials are typically grown in Greenhouses so they can be ready and luxurious exactly when customers want them. Some perennials are also “forced” into early bloom in greenhouses. In May, there can be a very big difference between field-grown and greenhouse-grown plants of the same type. The latter typically look good right away (so they’re a great choice where that’s important), but we typically pay a premium for it.

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