Murasaki Sweet Potato

Excellent Combination of Flavor and Nutrition

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Murasaki Sweet Potato

Excellent Combination of Flavor and Nutrition

Attractive purple skin and a sweet, nutty flavor are a winning combination in your vegetable garden—or your serving dish! This Japanese sweet potato has a dry, white flesh that's rich in fiber and vitamin C. Perfect for baking, boiling or mashing. Resistant to Fusarium root rot and southern root knot nematode. 100 DAYS.
SKU: 02604
$21.99
For each offer ordered, get 12 plants
Grows in zones: 4-9
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Product Details

Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Ipomoea batata 'Murasaki'
  • Height: 12 - 18 inches.
  • Spacing: 12 - 15 inches apart in rows 3 - 4 feet apart.
  • Depth:3 - 4 inches of stem in the ground of a plant that is 6 - 9 inches long.
  • Spread:4 - 6 foot vine.
  • Light Required:Full Sun
  • Pollinator:Self pollinating.
  • Yield: Moderate growth rate.
  • Size: 12 Plants
  • Blooms: Early Summer, Mid Summer, Late Summer, All Summer
  • Fruit: Purple skin, white flesh.
  • Days To Maturity: 100 Days
  • Zone: 4-9
  • Form: Sweet Potato
  • Soil Requirements: Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
  • Growth Rate: Rapid growth in warm soils.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.

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