Yacon plants for sale – Easy plant to grow, with edible tuber, mostly grown for the ornamental flowers and for the leaves, planting season in spring to summer in colder area and tropical all year, better to buy tubers, plant or another option to start from seeds yet more challenging.
Yacon plants – information before buying:
Growing information: perennial plant, growing hardiness zone: 7+, water needed – average to big amount, light conditions – full sun to partial shade, height: 1-2m, 40-80 inches.
Blooming in the spring to summer in daisy shaped flowers that appear in yellow color.
Tubers harvesting season in the summer to autumn in elliptic shaped to shapeless tuber that appear in bark brown peal and yellow color inside.
Alternative names: Smallanthus sonchifolius, Peruvian ground apple