Growing Sweet Potatoes

I know the potatoes should of been in already. Someone just gave me some sweet potatoes. Do you plant them just like the other potatoes, or is there a certain way of planting them.

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Hardiness Zone: 3b

By Joyce wis from Janesville, WI

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Growing Sweet Potatoes

Look it up on google. They aren't planted like regular potatoes, you have to let the 'eyes' grow into sprouts first---there are several good sites, but make sure that they refer to a growing area that is close to where you live. You could try your states Dept of Agriculture site. (05/29/2009)

By fatboyslimsmom

Growing Sweet Potatoes

My understanding was that you soak them for a while first with half in the water and let them sprout roots first. (05/30/2009)

By mctc

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