Could not take the suspense any longer

jbest123(Zone 5 PA)September 2, 2009

We needed sweet potatoes for supper tonight and I think at 1lb 7oz, these two filled the bill.

John

Here is a link that might be useful: John's Journal

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phatboyrose(N/W FL. - 8)

NICE real NICE now your talking phatboy language.

    Bookmark   September 2, 2009 at 9:01PM
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engineeredgarden(7, nw Alabama)

Dang, John...I hope mine turn out that well.

EG

    Bookmark   September 2, 2009 at 9:10PM
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defrost49

wow

    Bookmark   September 3, 2009 at 7:35AM
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namfon

Very nice John,

What variety are those and when did you plant them ?

    Bookmark   September 3, 2009 at 2:53PM
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jbest123(Zone 5 PA)

Thanks all, namfon, they are Georgia Jets and I planted them around May 1st.

John

Here is a link that might be useful: John's Journal

    Bookmark   September 3, 2009 at 7:55PM
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ribbit32004

Awwww, Man! I went digging under mine today and only found something the size of a pencil in the whole bed. I'm thinking it may be that it doesn't get full sun so the tubers won't develop nicely. Yours are fantastic looking, John!

    Bookmark   September 3, 2009 at 9:43PM
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organic_tx_gardener

Those look like wonderful sweet potatoes! So far it seems like all of mine were attacked by the sweet potato weevil...

    Bookmark   September 6, 2009 at 10:04PM
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momma_s(9b, SZ14)

Lucky duck... They look delicious!

I planted my vines in June (a bit late, yes), and pulled the biggest one on 8/31. Here's what my biggest sp "bush" grew:

Here is a link that might be useful: Gardening With Care

    Bookmark   September 7, 2009 at 3:06AM
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