sweet potato vine - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by markmerkle
July 2, 2010
does this vine produce sweet potatoes or is it just a vine?

Answer from NGA
July 2, 2010
Sweet potato vine does produce tubers but they aren't very tasty - not like real sweet potatoes. The tubers are usually dug and stored over the winter months then replanted the following spring. They really are ornamental plants, not edible ones.

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