When we last left off, I had some sprouting sweet potatoes in mason jars with water.

Sweet Potato Vine Experiment Week 1

Well a couple of weeks later, there has been a lot of growth!

sweet potato vine roots

I’m not sure how long you’re supposed to wait after roots develop to plant, but I figured the sooner the better, right?

Planting Your Rooted Sweet Potato Vine

I put one of the sweet potatoes about 3/4 deep into one of my planters. The leaves have opened up, and it seems happy so far. The other potato went into my window box.

Planting Sweet Potato Vine

Now hopefully I can keep these guys growing with regular watering and plant food. I can’t wait until they are filling up my planters!!

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