Ipomoea Sweet Caroline Purple

Supplied as UK-grown 3cm jumbo plug plants
CODE M8470
UK-grown 3cm jumbo plug plants
Delivery from late-April onwards
  • Suitable for planting in sunny and partially shaded locations
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
  • Summer flowering time
  • Purple foliage colour
  • Purple flowering Colour

Availability to buy and flowering time

Available to Buy Flowering Time

Product Description

Ipomoea 'Sweet Caroline Purple' is a gorgeous perennial plant that produces dark green foliage with a purple underbelly from June to September. This is a perfect choice for jazzing up your patio area or planting at the edge of borders. You can easily pair 'Sweet Caroline Purple' with any of summer flowers and plants for an exciting display. Its superb versatility also allows you to not only grow it in borders and rockeries, but in baskets too! Will spread wonderfully, trailing over the edge of containers and baskets. Grows to an average height of 40cm.

Plant Size

Mature Height 40 cm
Mature Spread 48 cm
Plant Spacing 40 cm
Annual Growth 40 cm

Planting Notes

Planting Plant in a hole deep enough to accommodate the plug.
Soil Type Fertile, well drained soil

Growing at a glance…

As these plants are from tropical areas, they prefer warmer conditions. With that in mind, plant out once the threat of frost is low. Can be trained up trellises and canes for a taller display, or grown in containers if you prefer it to be a smaller bush.

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