Sweet Potato
Ipomoea batatas 'White Jewel'

Family: Convolvulaceae (kon-volv-yoo-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Ipomoea (ip-oh-MEE-a) (Info)
Species: batatas (bat-TAT-as) (Info)
Cultivar: White Jewel

Category:

Vegetables

Height:

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Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

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Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

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Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Augusta, Georgia

Portage, Indiana

Radford, Virginia

Troy, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Apr 25, 2004, gardengarsone from Portage, IN wrote:

we were given some to try and out produced by far any of the other sweets that we planted,they love a sandy hot soil and grew very large ,the flavor was superior to any regular sweet weve goin,

Positive

On Nov 5, 2003, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

White Jewel is an outstanding white fleshed sweet potato, It is moist and produces uniform baking sized roots. Plants are somewhat difficult to find but worth the effort.