Ipomoea batatas Treasure Island Makatea (’17-527′)

Ipomoea batatas Treasure Island Makatea (’17-527′)

Years of breeding and tasting at LSU Ag Center are presented in this variety. A true ornamental Ipomoea with very vigorous twining heart shaped, golden foliage. The white flesh roots are ideal for Asian and Caribbean dishes and for making purees with sweet taste.

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Ipomoea batatas Treasure Island Manihi (’17-40′)

Years of breeding and tasting at LSU Ag Center are presented in this variety. A true ornamental Ipomoea with deep purple, maple leaf foliage, orange skin and orange flesh roots. The roots are extremely flavoursome with enhanced health benefits because of the beta-carotene rich flesh.

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Ipomoea batatas Treasure Island Tahiti (’17-120′)

Years of breeding and tasting at LSU Ag Center are presented in this variety. A true ornamental Ipomoea with narrow green finger foliage and great flavor. This Ipomoea has enhanced health benefits because of the deep purple, anthocyanin rich flesh.

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Ipomoea batatas Treasure Island Tatakoto (’17-31′)

Years of breeding and tasting at LSU Ag Center are presented in this variety. A true ornamental Ipomoea with green, purple veined finger foliage with flavoursome purple skin and orange flesh. This Ipomoea has enhanced health benefits because of the beta-carotene rich flesh.

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Ipomoea batatas Treasure Island Kaukura (’17-54′)

Years of breeding and tasting at LSU Ag Center are presented in this variety. A true ornamental Ipomoea with purple, heart shaped leaves, orange skin and orange flesh roots. The roots are extremely flavoursome with enhanced health benefits of beta-carotene rich flesh. Both the ornamental edible foliage as well as roots can be used in […]

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