Potato plant grow and care – herbaceous geophyte of the genus Solanum, Potato plant is perennial plant evergreen to deciduous plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropical, temperate, tropic climate and growing in hardiness zone 2+
Flower color is purple with yellow stamens grow in cluster.
Potato plant tubers
Tubers color can be: yellow, white, blue, purple and more, the peel mostly in the same color with darker brownish color tone, size can be from 1 to 20 cm.
Potato plant for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Potato plant growing and care:
Mulch, rich soil, well-drained soil, airy soil, slightly acid soil
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary or use vegetative reproduction in Potato plant? Yes, but today private grower prefers to use seeds to get new verities Difficulties or problems when growing: Attract a lot of pests Frost free autumn, winter, cold climate spring Planting season: Phytophthora infestans, Potato plant leafroll virus, Potato plant beetle Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year How to prune: No need to prune Size of the plant? 40-60 cm, 16-24 inches Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing / Medium growing Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Summer Bloom season: General information about the flower Purple flower with yellow stamens grow in cluster Pollination is done by: Bees Edible Roots Tubers color can be: yellow, white, blue, purple and more, the peel mostly in the same color with darker brownish color tone, size can be from 1 to 20 cm Information about Potato plant tuber: When to pull up Potato plant’s tuber: Autumn / Winter Uses of Potato plant tuber Cooked, baked and more : Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Edible Parts Culinary uses Cooked Stuffed or Wrapped Vegetables Flower colors Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Tropics Climate Harvest Season Autumn Harvest Spring Harvest Summer Harvest Winter harvest Plant growing speed Average growing plants Fast growing plants Plant life-form Annual plant Evergreen Perennial plant Shrub Plant Uses Edible plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Plants sun exposure Watering plants Big amount of water Regularly water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 13 Hardiness zone 2 Hardiness zone 3 Hardiness zone 4 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9