Kalaloch is the second new yacon variety from our yacon breeding project.

Then, six weeks after planting, side dress the potatoes with the same fertilizer mix used at planting but only half as much. Before Planting: A day or two before planting, use a sharp, clean knife to slice the larger seed potatoes into two seeds. Johnny's Selected Seeds 955 Benton Ave. Winslow, Maine 04901 * 1-877-564-6697. Not sure if crop is direct-seeded or transplanted? This product does not ship to the following states: The roots are medium sized, white/tan, and sweet, smaller but otherwise similar to Cajamarca. However, with Yukon Gold, your mashed potatoes are golden and beautiful to both the eye and the taste!

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10 lb./80-100' at 12" spacing; 110 lb./1,000'; 1,600 lb./acre in rows 36" apart. Drain the yacon and combine in a large bowl with the green beans, chicken, sesame seeds, coriander and mint (save some of the herbs and seeds for garnishing the salad). VI,  When the plants are 6-8" tall, hill them by mounding soil from each side of the row about 4" high along the base of the plants to protect developing tubers from greening. Dig tubers, brush off soil, and allow skins to dry before storing. MEMBERS SAVE with this exclusive 3 pack to increase your harvest. Yacon (Smallanthus sonchifolius) is a fascinating plant. It is also possible to grow yacon from seed in order to breed new varieties. Large, upright plants produce round-oval tubers with smooth, thin skin and famously delicious, light yellow flesh. - 14oz White Ceramic Statesman Coffee Mug, 1 Yacon Propagation Crown Cutting (Smallanthus sonchifolius) Organically Grown Yakon -Yacón - Peruvian Ground Apple - Bolivian Sunroot Sunchoke Crowns Cuttings, Slide Forward batch - 14oz Stainless Steel Hashtag Travel Coffee Mug, Silver, #batatas - 12oz Hashtag Camping Mug Stainless Steel, Black, #rhizome - 12oz Hashtag Camping Mug Stainless Steel, Black, got batata? The soil should be evenly moist, but not wet or soggy. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. (1-1 1/4" diameter) each, with at least one "eye" per piece. Yacon is delicious eaten raw, it is sweet, crisp and refreshing hence one of the common names being Peruvian ground apple. PR,  Potatoes can be planted in early to midspring as they tolerate cool soil and moderate frost. - 15oz Ceramic Colored Handle and Inside Coffee Mug Cup, Black, got batatas? We want you, our customer, to be 100% satisfied with all of our seeds, tools, and supplies. Harvesting: Cut the brown foliage off and leave the potatoes for 10 to 14 more days. This favorite variety has attractive, smooth, thin yellow skin, shallow eyes with yellow flesh and uniform yields. Show everythingShow all reviewsShow all questionsShow all videosShow all photosShow helpful positive reviewsShow helpful negative reviewsShow unanswered questions, 10 Pounds, 100 Pounds, 2 Pounds, 20 Pounds, 5 Pounds, 50 Pounds, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24. This product does not ship outside the United States. If you like your fried potatoes golden brown, Yukon Gold will automatically almost always turn that color by themselves! After foliage has died back, leave tubers in the ground for 2 weeks to set skin. AE,  Product ID: 532. Request a free copy of Johnny’s latest catalog. - 11oz Ceramic Colored Handle and Inside Coffee Mug Cup, Black, #rhizome - 11oz Hashtag Ceramic Colored Handle and Inside Coffee Mug Cup, Black, #batatas - 11oz Hashtag Ceramic Colored Handle and Inside Coffee Mug Cup, Black, #rhizome - 14oz Stainless Steel Travel Mug, Silver, Tastes, Bakes, Measures Like Sugar & No Net Carbs, Top Quality Vegetable, Flower, and Herb Seeds. 20 pieces/lb. Learning Download: How to Grow Seed Potatoes. To learn more about our use of cookies, as well as the categories of personal information we collect and your choices, please read our Privacy Policy. Average number of days from seeding date to harvest, within a specific crop group. If you plant a seed potato, plant with the eye facing up in a trench dug 4 inches deep. By clicking ALLOW or clicking on any other content, you agree that cookies can be placed. MP,  ; fingerling type: avg. Over the next couple days the cut side of the potato will form a thick callous over the cuts, which will help to prevent it from rotting once planted. Days to Maturity: Potatoes are ready to harvest when the foliage begins to die back. This process needs to be done every few weeks throughout the potato’s growing season. After foliage has died back, leave tubers in the ground for 2 weeks to set skin. Check the Growing Information box for details. It isn’t a particularly high yielding variety, but I think it will be a good variety for climates with shorter growing seasons. aggregatum), Potato: What You Should Know About Potato Fruits, Potato Ploidy and Endosperm Balance Number, Top 10 Beginner Mistakes with True Potato Seeds (TPS), USDA Zones for Andean Root and Tuber Crops, Book Review: Pandora’s Potatoes – The Worst GMOs, Jerusalem Artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus) and Relatives, Yacon (Smallanthus sonchifolius) and Relatives.