Sweet potato vine - Knowledgebase Question

Kaukauna, WI
Question by jelliott03
October 11, 2006
I just dug up my seet potato vine and discovered 10 beautiful,large, potatoes. Are they edible or would they be dangerous to eat.


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Answer from NGA
October 11, 2006

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Your plant is an ornamental and is related to morning glories. Although tempting to look at, I wouldn't consume the starchy tubers. Save them for replanting next spring. Best wishes with your garden!

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