Sweet Potato Plants
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Storing sweet potatoes

Zone New Washington, IN | Anonymous added on October 17, 2018 | Answered

Can you wipe very muddy sweet potatoes before curing and storing?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on October 18, 2018

You can, but I don't advise it. You may wipe off any extra dirt, but don't wash them until you are ready to use them. This will help give it a "protective" layer. Here is an article for more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/sweet-potato/sweet-potato-storage-tips.htm

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