Unusual, nutty flavor, with water chestnut texture. Eat raw in salads, or add to Oriental foods at the last minute of cooking. Can be cooked like potatoes for a starch substitute. Excellent for diets - only 8 calories per 4 oz. serving. They grow and store like potatoes. #1 grade tubers begin shipping March 1st and end mid-May.
Zone: 4-9 Light: Height: 8' to 10' Width: 0" Spacing: 24" to 3' State Restrictions: AK;AZ;CA;HI
Planting Season: Spring Foliage Color: green Edible Parts: tuber Size Shipped: tubers Needs Pollinator: No