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Out of Season Georgia Jet Sweet Potato

Georgia Jet Sweet Potato

Grows Well Anywhere

Famed for enormous harvests and quality crops across the country! Georgia Jet is a superb baker with sweet and meaty, deep orange flesh and a rich, sugary aroma that fills your kitchen whenever these orange-gold tubers are tucked into the oven. Plants. 100 DAYS.
  • Zone 3 - 9 annual.
  • Height 12 inches.
  • Shade Required Full Sun.

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  • Botanical Name: Ipomoea batatas 'Georgia Jet'
  • Height: 12 inches.
  • Spacing: 12 - 15 inches between plants, 3 - 4 feet apart.
  • Depth: 2 - 3 inches. Set plants out 1 - 2 weeks after danger of frost is past. Soil temperature should be 60 degrees F. Mound soil over row as plants grow until the ridge is 8 - 15 inches high.
  • Spread: Up to 20 feet in warmer areas.
  • Sun/Shade: Full Sun.
  • Pollinator: Self pollinating.
  • Yield: 100 lbs per 100 foot row.
  • Color: Flower color is violet to light pink. Tuber color is deep orange.
  • Foliage: Thick, green, heart-shaped foliage.
  • Blooms: Late Summer.
  • Fruit: Deep orange, moist, tasty flesh; deep red skin.
  • Form: Annual. Vining.
  • Flower Form: Seldom produced.
  • Soil Requirements: Fertile, well-drained sandy loam soli. pH 5.0 - 6.5.
  • Growth Rate: Fast - for short growing seasons.
  • Size: 2 inches.
  • Comments: Prized for cold-tolerance and productivity. 2.5 times yield of standard varieties. High Vitamin A content. Thrives in both North and South.

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