Jerusalem Artichokes/ Sunroot/ Sunchoke Tubers
Jerusalem artichoke or Sunroot is a plant related to a sunflower that apart from its ornamental value is also used in cuisine. These tasty tubers are used similarly to potatoes.
Plant in March- October in any well-drained soil, in sunny or shady positions.
Plant tubers horizontally, 4 - 6" (10 - 15 cm) deep, 12" (30 cm) apart, allowing 12" (30 cm) between rows.
In midsummer, remove flowers and cut back to concentrate plants' energy into developing tubers.
Harvest as required from late October onwards.
Very easy to grow and self-regenerating.
It can be frozen or left in the ground until needed.
Flowering period: August – September
Height: 150 – 200 cm
€1 per small tuber (SOLD)
€2 per medium size tuber (1 available)
€5 per 2L pot (SOLD)