Do sweet potato vines grow sweet potatoes?How to grow sweet potato vine?
Yes! You can grow sweet potatoes with sweet potato vines.I would introduce the methods below.How to perform’sweet potato vine plant’, there are 4 steps:
Sweet potato vine plant seedling
The method of raising seedlings of sweet potato vines is to choose frost-free and disease-free robust sweet potato vines after the sweet potatoes are harvested in autumn:
- Remove leaves
- Keep 1 cm of petiole and cut every two sections to form potato vine sections.
Site preparation for Sweet potato vine plant grow
According to the amount of sweet potato seedlings, choose a suitable seedling site. Dig small trenches in the greenhouse, with a distance of 80 cm between the center of the sweet potato. Plant the roots of the sweet potato at a distance of 20 cm on both sides of the small trench. Generally, 12 strains are planted per square meter. . Bucket to perform’sweet potato vine indoors’ can be used on the balcony of the house, and the method is the same as greenhouse cultivation.
How to grow sweet potato vine houseplant?
In the greenhouse or above the ground on the balcony of the house, draw the wire according to the row spacing of the sweet potato roots. And tie some plastic rope or hemp rope to the iron wire, one end of the rope is tied to the iron wire, and the other end is tied to the sweet potato root. After the vines on the sweet potato roots germinate, select 3 robust sprouts for each plant, one sprout corresponds to a rope, so that the vines will climb up the rope after the sweet potato roots germinate.
Transplant Sweet potato vine plant
The newly issued sweet potato vines need to be manually wound on the rope, usually once 1-2 days. When the sweet potato vines grow to 1.5-2 meters long and there are about 10 days away from field transplanting, they can be harvested sweet potato vine plants.
- Remove the leaves, keep a 1 cm long petiole, and cut every two sections.
- Tie a bundle every 200-300 segments and plant it in a greenhouse or flower pot.
- Pour water thoroughly, and the appropriate depth is about 5 cm.
- In about 10 days, the upper part of the potato vine segment sprouts small buds, and the lower part sprouts a certain root system. At this time, the field can be transplanted.
Growing a sweet potato vine:seedling/germination and then transplant,till now do you know:Do sweet potato vines grow sweet potatoes?Sweet potato vine plant grow methods are the most efficient way to grow sweet potatoes,no matter purple sweet potato vine or any other sweet potato vine varieties.To learn more about how to grow after sweet potato vine plant being transplanted,click to read ‘All you should know about how do potatoes grow’