Jerusalem artichoke tubers

Jerusalem artichoke tubers

Common name  sunroot, sunchoke, earth apple
Botanical name  Helianthus tuberosus
Details  Easy to grow, highly productive plant that needs little care or watering. Produces tall leafy stems above ground and masses of knobbly, edible tubers.
Edible  
Seeds / nuts / tubers  
Price  $5.903 tubers
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Jerusalem Artichoke

Jerusalem Artichoke

Common name  sunroot, sunchoke, earth apple
Botanical name  Helianthus tuberosus
Family  Asteraceae or Compositae
Details  Easy to grow, highly productive plant that needs little care or watering. Produces tall leafy stems above ground that can act as living support for climbing beans.
Masses of knobbly, edible tubers form below ground and can be harvested in late autumn - early winter when tops die off.
Eaten by pigs and chickens
Diameter  0.60
Height (m)  2.4
Flowers  Yellow
Edible  
Perennial  
Seeds / nuts / tubers  
Soil type  Most
Wind tolerance  Good
Only 4 in stock Order