Purple Sweet Potato Molokai x5 Slips

£10.99 each

  • Good in hanging baskets
  • Will flower well in full sun
  • Superfood goodness -high in antioxidants
  • Versatile in the kitchen
  • Ready in mid-summer and into autumn

Grow purple sweet potato in the UK and get nutritional yam-like vegetables really high in nutrition. A mid-season variety harvest extra-long sweet potatoes easy to peel and cut from August and into September.

Enjoy the summer sun harvesting these generous-sized and extra nutritious sweet potatoes. Fun to harvest with young children as they try to spot the purple potato-like tubers in the soil. Much higher in antioxidants that the orange-fleshed types, this variety is truly age-defying as part of a healthy diet.

Enjoy the sweet, creamy flesh that has a slight nutty flavour when you mash it, boil it or steam it. So versatile and delicious.

Plant sweet potato Purple Molokai up in a sunny site in spring in rich soil to cover the roots of the slips only. Position your plants next to a wall so the stems have something to climb up, and space these slips 18in (45cm) apart to give the plants room to grow well.

Water daily throughout the growing season and tie the stems to nearby supports as they grow, either up a trellis or up bamboo canes. 

Just grow them on in a sunny position and they’ll reward you with handsome harvests in late summer.

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Catalogue Number 1080-6079
  • Quantity 5x Sweet Potato Slips
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