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Candy Corn Vine   

Manettia inflata

Belonging to the Manettia genus, Candy Corn Vine has a botanical name of Manettia inflata. The botanical name epithet inflata means 'swollen'.Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Orange-red and   Unmellow Yellow. The mature flowers are of a single form. A type of flower, it mainly grows as a perennial plant - which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+). Normally grows with a vinelike habit.

Candy Corn Vine needs a moderate amount of maintenance, so some level of previous experience comes in handy when growing this plant. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests.

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How to grow Candy Corn Vine

  • Partial Sun

    OR +
  • Dappled Sun

  • High

Candy Corn Vine likes a position of partial sun / dappled sun and remember to water often. Keep in mind when planting that Candy Corn Vine is thought of as tender, so remember to wait until your soil is warm and the night time temperature is well above freezing before moving outside.

See our list of companion Plants for Candy Corn Vine to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Candy Corn Vine from seed

Transplanting Candy Corn Vine

As Candy Corn Vine is tender, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.

Common Candy Corn Vine problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Candy Corn Vine plants:

Other names for Candy Corn Vine

Candy Corn Vine care instructions

How long does Candy Corn Vine take to grow?

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