Sweet Potato ‘Covington’

Great flavor and yield plus resistance to Russet Crack and Southern Root Knot Nematode are just a few factors that make Covington a superior variety. Developed at North Carolina State, this delicious sweet potato is great for boiling, roasting or mashing! Please call the store (740) 763-2873 for availability, prices, and sizes.

 

 

 

 

Product Description

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Size Or Color When Ripe:
Dig roots in fall before hard frost and before soil temps. drop to 50°F (10°C). If plants get frosted, harvest as soon as possible – frost damage will travel from the plants down into the roots, and affect storage quality.

Height:
12-15 Inches

Width:
36-48 Inches

Days Until Maturity:
110-115 Days

Soil:
Well Drained