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Late bloomers: it’s not too late to plant sweet potatoes

They're delicious, they’re easy to grow — and I yam getting hungry. This episode of Garden Variety is all about growing sweet potatoes: when, what kind and complications (ahem, deer) to look out for.


  • Iowa State University Extension horticulture specialist Dan Fillius

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