Jerusalem Artichokes WHOLESALE NURSERIES
Grown for the tubers that they produce underground, Jerusalem Artichokes with their pale fleshy roots are easy to grow and productive.
Best grown in a humus rich well drained soil they are an easy care plant and can be grown in the home garden as well as in commercial cropping situations.
Related to sunflowers the plant itself has mid green foliage and small yellow flowers. The tubers are eaten raw in salads or are cooked in stews, soups and other recipes.
Best picked in late autumn although the tubers can actually be picked at any time of the year as required.
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