My Piece of Dirt

Zone 8 Gardening

SWEET POTATOESSo, way back last May, I asked the question: How many sweet potatoes would I get from one slip. The picture shows my answer. Plus more, growing off to the sides. Tada! Digging them up without puncturing them is definitely the hardest part and a learning experience.

I did not start the slips until May, because I did not have an open plot and then it was kind of an experiment. I could have started in April and maybe have gotten more.

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