Dioscorea discolor
ORNAMENTAL YAM
Dioscoreaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen twining climber

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: warm low sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
3m
Plant habit
 
3m

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Flowers: n/a

Leaves: dark green; variegated yellow, white or purple
 
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Dioscorea discolor
ORNAMENTAL YAM
Dioscoreaceae

 

Photo coming
  Plant type: evergreen twining climber

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: warm low sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
3m
Plant habit
 
3m

FEATURES

Flowers: n/a

Leaves: dark green; variegated yellow, white or purple


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical designs

Uses: trellis, pot

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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