Potato plant growing 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

Requirements for 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

Planting season:
Frost free autumn, winter, cold climate spring

Pests and diseases:
Phytophthora infestans, Potato plant leafroll virus, Potato plant beetle

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

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Summer

General information about the flower
Purple flower with yellow stamens grow in cluster

Pollination is done by:
Bees

Edible Roots

Information about  Potato plant tuber:
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

When to pull up Potato plant’s tuber:
Autumn / Winter

Uses of Potato plant tuber:
Cooked, baked and more

Scientific name:

Solanum tuberosum

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