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Tag: Ipomoea batatas

Q:  I have been reading about the benefits of eating sweet potatoes and I think I would like to grow it here.  What do you recommend?

sweet potato

A: The sweet potato, Ipomoea batatas, originated in tropical America and ranked second only to the Irish potato as an important vegetable until World War II. The sweet potato is a good source of sugars, carbohydrates, calcium, iron,… Read More