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Helianthus tuberosus

Jerusalem Artichoke




PERENNIAL, Full to Part, Aug-Sept, Yellow, 4-8 ft.

North American Range: Nationwide

Nebraska Range: Statewide

Soil type:  Most, especially moist soil containing fertile loam, or well-drained sandy loam.

Moisture:  Dry mesic to Wet mesic

Uses and Description:

Pollinator and wildlife plant, safe for livestock, ethnobotanical uses (search “Indian potato”). Easily grown, tuberous plant well suited for garden edges, woodland edges, and moist fields.

Seeds per ounce 4,400, Seeds per packet 100, Germination: CM(30)

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