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Apios americana - 2011


By Andrewr

Apios americana - 2011 (Apios americana)

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This looks like a strong climber,Andrew?New one to me.

19 Sep, 2011


This grows from a small tuber and reaches six feet or more in a season. I've had it for four years now and it's growing more stems each year

19 Sep, 2011


I love this, how long does it flower? Can you eat the tubers?

19 Sep, 2011


Drc - it flowers for about three to four weeks. I think the native Americans used to eat the tubers but I'm not 100% certain

19 Sep, 2011


Thanks Andrew

19 Sep, 2011


Looks like a fine plant, Andrew. Very unusual.

26 Sep, 2011

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