This fast growing artichoke grows up to 10 ft. in height and spreads by medium long rhizomes. The smooth red tubers have no knobs which makes it easy to clean. Tubers average 1" in diameter and up to 6” long. Always productive even in poor soil. An attractive colorful sunchoke Red Rover is easy to grow. Ripens in October. Widely adaptable in a variety of soils. Certainly one of our most popular sunchokes. Flavor is best in the spring for us. This is a mild flavored artichoke. (Ships dormant in spring and fall from Oct. to Dec.and again March to May)If unavailable due to a crop shortage in the spring we will automatically ship them in the fall.
|Genus & Species||Helianthus tuberosus|