'Cinnamon vine' is a plant in the Dioscorea genus with a scientific name of Dioscorea batatas. Blooms tend to have a medium cinnamon fragrance. Cinnamon vine grows as a perennial and is an edible vegetable. Being a perennial plant, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Normally growing to a mature height of 3.00 metres (9.75 feet), Cinnamon vine grows with a vine habit.
China is believed to be where Cinnamon vine originates from.
Cinnamon vine is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Cinnamon vine have been kindly provided by our members.
See our list of companion Plants for Cinnamon vine to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.
Be sure you have the correct species as some are edible while others are toxic.1
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Cinnamon vine plants:
Yam, 長い芋, 山药, 마 Name
Dioscorea opposita, Dioscorea polystachya
25 Jul 2013
This plant is climbing up a fence in the backyard.