Pear of the Earth New! Maximize

Pear of the Earth

Smallanthus sonchifolius 'Yacon'

This native of the Andes in Central American provides a generous harvest of tasty tubers in the fall with a flavorful combination of watermelon apple and pear. They are very juicy and can

More details

Our Price $14.99

This native of the Andes in Central American provides a generous harvest of tasty tubers in the fall with a flavorful combination of watermelon apple and pear. They are very juicy and can be eaten raw or cooked. Related to the Sunflower with a similar growth habit and lovely golden yellow summer flowers. Grows 4-6' tall in full sun. Hardy in zones 7-11. Can be grown in the north where some of the tubers can be replanted the following spring. Smallanthus sonchifolius 'Yacon'

    Product's Features
    Feature Value
    Colors:Yellow
    Max Height (feet):4-6'
    Plant Lighting:Full Sun
    Season Color:Summer
    Spread:24"
    Zones:7-11

Recently Viewed Items

Pear of the Earth
Pear of the Earth

We've noticed you are using on outdated version of Internet Explorer. Our website provides newer features that might not display or work properly in older browsers. Some issues may occur on the site that could prohibit you from completing your order. In order to provide you with the best shopping experience possible and eliminate potential issues, we highly recommend that you install an updated version of Internet Explorer or another browser before proceeding. Updating your browser is free and easy.

Please Note: If your computer is running Windows XP, you won’t be able to update your Internet Explorer browser and will need to install a new browser such as Chrome or Firefox instead.

The Direct Gardening Support Team
Learn more   Continue shopping