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SWEET POTATO - SWEET N STAR

Sweet n StarBotanical Name: Ipomea batatas
Description

Purple skin with pale cream flesh. A warm and sunny position is essential, this variety is less susceptible to attack by soil insects than gold types. The Sweet Potato is a perennial trailing plant that develops fleshy tuberous roots over summer which are harvested in autumn.

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Sweet Potato Mixed Northern Star and Gold

Plant Information or Specifications

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Perennial Vegetables (#PerennialVegetables)

Preferred Climate

Subtropical, Warm Temperate
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)

1-2m

Plants required to Pollinate

1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?

Sometimes

Amount of leaves in Winter?

All Leaves (Evergreen)

Suitability in Pots

Yes

Water Requirements

Moderate Watering

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest

First Year

Sun or Shade

Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type

Good Drainage

Soil pH

Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Fruiting/Harvest Months

April, May, June, July, August, September

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Sweet Potato - Sweet n Star (Seedling) 9/10

Tony1's Edible Fruits
Update: 2557 days 20hrs

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So far the plants I got from Daleys Fruit looks healthy. Once I transplanted them, they just take off.  I will surely never hesistate to buy plant from Daleys.

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 4

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Organic Status:Organic

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Slow, just setting roots. Has been planted since last spring.


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Sweet Potato - Sweet n Star 5/10

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Update: 3046 days 4hrs

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A bit outside it's best growing zone but it did grow and set tubers, will give it some more attention and see what happens nest season


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Update: 3027 days 10hrs

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I think the soil is unsuitable - - none of my root vegetables grow well although green vegetables grow really well.

 


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