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Q.Jicama bean (MexicanPotato)

Zone Denton, TX, 76210. Zone 7/8 | Billl added on January 21, 2018 | Answered

How deep do I plant the seeds, and do I build a string trellis like with a pole bean?

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Answered on January 22, 2018

As with any seed, you will want to plant it twice as deep as the seed is wide. This is a good general rule to follow for most things.

These vines can reach about 20 feet in length, and a trellis would be a great idea!

This article will give you more information about the plant: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/jicama/growing-jicamas.htm

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