Yacon Harvest 2012

I have never before grown a Yacon plant but in fact it was incredibly easy and productive. They are related to the sunflower but taste like sweet water chestnuts.

Yacon Harvest 2012. Tubers in the basket weighing 7kg with the crown in front which will be divided and replanted.

Yacon crown ready for division and replanting

I have planted one part in bed 6 of the vege garden, 2 parts into pots and gave some to Dave Gray.

 

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