Sweet potato
Ipomoea hybrida 'Sidekick Black Heart'

Care advice

Watering guidelines Keep the soil constantly slightly moist but never let it dry up completely.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Green plant fertilizer (e.g. N14-P6-K8).
Mist requirements Does not need misting
Light preferences Prefers full sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm constant temperatures through the whole year (average around 22 °C).
pH range 5.8 - 6.2
Acidity preference is very sensitive to basic conditions
Toxicity not poisonous


Climate tropical rainforest



Family Convolvulacea


Growth form subshrub
Hardiness USDA 11 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of 4°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • pink
  • white
Leaf color
  • black
  • green
  • purple