Fourleaf Wild-Yam

Fourleaf Wild-Yam

Dioscorea quaternata  


An appealing spring flowering vine that produces tubers. Grows best in semi-shaded conditions. Flowers vary from white to a green tinted yellow. The wide, heart-shaped leaves and climbing characteristics make this an attractive vine. 

  • Characteristics

    Type: Perennial

    Height: 1-3 Feet

    Blooms: May

    Bloom Colour: Green White

  • Growth Conditions

    Light: Part Shade

    Soil: Moist, Loam/Organic & Average Soil

    Habitat: Thickets & Floodplain Woodlands

Pot Sizes

Nursery Location:

(Ignatius Jesuit Centre)

5420 Hwy 6 

Guelph ON 

N1H 6J2

Phone: 519-760-0055


Mailing Address:

2 Cassino Avenue

Guelph, ON

N1E 2H8

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