Tubers softly shaded from brownish tones to reddish purple, with white terminal buds. White flesh. Slightly sweet and tender-crisp when raw, creamy and mild-flavored when steamed. Introduced by Will Weaver, he found it in the garden of an elderly PA Dutch woman, Sarah Morgan, in the Beaver Valley area near Pine Grove PA; the plant was in the garden in 1920 when the Morgans purchased the farm and was even then considered an heirloom by neighborhood old-timers. (info from OK ME D)FROM: ME BO W 2012. Will send small tubers Nov-April.
Available year round?:
No; see lister's profile for availability times
Is this seed certified organic?:
No, but no synthetic pesticides or fertilizers were used in producing it
No, and synthetic pesticides or fertilizers were used in producing it.
Listing created Mar 12, 2016