Delicious steamed, roasted, mashed or baked, our sweet potato range has plenty of varieties to tempt you. © 2020 W. Atlee Burpee & Co. All Rights Reserved. Growing season is 115 to 120 days. Compact bush-type plants yield well; produce small runners. A very delicious eating potato, the Vardaman has a light orange skin and dark meat with no strings. Roots are a light copper color with moist, reddish-orange flesh. Also called “Bush” and “Vine less,” The favorite plant of gardners with limited space. A great producer but a less than ideal slip producer. A longer-season variety of 120 days, this vine-type, very sweet variety produces very uniform roots with excellent yield. Delicious old-fashioned flavor, an excellent baking potato. Well-suited to the Northeast. Each package contains carefully bundled slips and a copy of our Sweet Potato Growing Guide.. Ordering opens March 18th! See more ideas about growing sweet potatoes, sweet potato, sweet potato slips. Harvest a heavy crop of large tubers in just 90 days. To obtain a sweet potato slip, cut a sweet potato in half lengthwise and bury each half in damp potting soil. With so many uses in the kitchen, they are sure to be a hit at harvest time. Canceled sweet potato plant orders are subject to a 20% cancellation fee to cover our cost. Please turn it on so that you can experience the full capabilities of this site. A vine-type variety, it is known for its great taste, making it an excellent baking and cooking potato. 100% satisfaction guaranteed. SEASON CLOSEOUT SWEET POTATO SALE . Download our Sweet Potato Slip Care & Planting Guide! We sell Sweet Potatoes Slips so you can Grow Martian Potatoes – The Most Resilient Potatoes on Earth We are a family-owned small-scale grower of Sweet Potato Starts based on sustainable agriculture and innovative sustainable practices, including beyond organic. Important Shipping Information: We ship sweet potato slips from Mid-May to early June, beginning with southernmost areas (but may be pre-ordered starting in December). It is a root, not a tuber, and belongs to the morning-glory family. 24 plants, 12 each of Centennial and Georgia Jet. 100 day maturity. Vardaman is our second bush variety sweet potato. Centennials $ 16.75 – $ 96.00. Fast & Free shipping on many items! Located on the beautiful Black Isle in the Scottish Highlands, we are the most northerly grower of sweetpotato in the world. This makes them very 'clean' (genetically) and very productive! Sweet Potato Yields. Certified Organic Slips, 6 for $10.00, 12 for $17.50 The plants (slips) are resistant to fusarium wilt and rots. The best sweet potato in our taste test. Compact type. When cured sufficiently, they can store up to 12 months in the right environment. About 100+ days. Erratic slip production is the biggest issue with this variety and makes supply a bit challenging again this year. Privacy Policy  |  Terms and Conditions. “Baby Bakers” in 100 days. SWEET POTATO SLIPS ARE AVAILABLE FOR SALE FOR THE 2021 SEASON - Shipping date is weather dependent but will likely take place in late May, 2021. - We will target a ship date for the week of May 31, 2021 this season. Sweet potato plants are so easy to grow, especially if mulched with black or red plastic to quickly raise the soil temperature. Good-size potato with tapered roots. An old-fashioned sweet potato that is perhaps the sweetest of all varieties. It resists cracking and is an excellent yielder with shorter (90-day) growing season. The deep orange flesh tastes delicious and stores very well. Hernandez. Big and elongated, red-skinned tubers are extra-rich orange inside. 'Beauregard' is a very widely grown and popular variety with dark red-orange skin and moist, sweet, orange flesh. Planting: Shoots should be between 4 and 8 inches tall before they’re transplanted outside. Our conventionally grown varieties include Covington, Murasaki, Garnet, Bonita, Evangeline and Beauregard. Vines good for small gardens. Carrot color inside with copper to orange outside skin. Urban Farmer sells certified (inspected for disease and insect pests) sweet potato slips, which are shoots that have been sprouted from seed stock roots. Plant rooted sweet potato slips about 12-18 inches apart and 4 inches deep. If you are willing to wait that late for your sweet potatoes and are willing to take “Pot Luck” on the varieties which you receive, you may order them at …