my potato vine laid a peenk egg =)

hookilau(long island NY)October 14, 2012

In the process of cleaning up my hibiscus standard to bring in for the winter, I pulled all the coleus & potted up seperately. Then pulled the potato vine.

After digging around a bit to see how much room was left in the pot, I found THIS.....

I'd heard about this but never saw it before => Can anyone tell me how to store it so that I can plant again next season?

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tapla (mid-MI z5b-6a)

Itsa sweet potato. Store it like you would any other potato - a cool, dark place. If you're intent on keeping it viable until next year, you might store it in a bag/box of dry sphagnum peat.

Al

    Bookmark   October 14, 2012 at 11:41AM
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jimbobfeeny(5a IN)

Make a pie!

-Jim

    Bookmark   October 16, 2012 at 5:49PM
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tapla (mid-MI z5b-6a)

The ornamental plants don't make fit fare for the table.

Al

    Bookmark   October 16, 2012 at 7:09PM
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