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Variegated ornamental yam -DIOSCOREA DISCOLOR

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VARIEGATED ORNAMENTAL YAM  -DIOSCOREA DISCOLOR

 

Originally from Africa. This  variegated form is  very rare.

It   makes a dramatic statement. Top  of  leaves are  velvety to the touch. Have really beautiful  leaf pattern.

With age leaves are getting  quite nice  size approx.  10"-12" across.

It is a counter clockwise twining vine- grown for its colorful, variegated foliage. Heart shaped leaves are coppery green, dark green & dark purple color. The back of the leaves are vivid purple color. It is velvety to  the touch

Very speedy grower - In a single growing season, grows about 15-20 Ft

Fully covers fence  rapidly. - Loves to climb on tree trunk.

NOT invasive.

COLD HARDINESS: zone 9

LIGHT REQUIREMENT: does well in sun, shade, partial sun.

Loves organic, rich soil- 

Goes dormant below 36 F-  breaks dormancy, mid- late spring.. *

 

 If winter temps are above 37- F- vine does not go dormant.

We do not ship while night  temperatures  at destination or en route are below 40F or in dormant state - unless requested. 

 

Currently growing in 4" pot.

Shipped without pot