Sweet Potatoes Feed Tropical Gardeners

Introducing Sweet Potatoes Sweet potatoes (Ipomoea batatas) belong to the bindweed or morning glory family of plant. This large, starchy, sweet-tasting, tuber has to be one of the very easiest vegetables to grow in the tropics. Cultivars of the sweet potato have been bred to bear tubers with flesh and skin of various colours. Darker coloured sweet potatoes are referred to… Continue reading Sweet Potatoes Feed Tropical Gardeners