Productive and compact. Purple-leafed, bush-form variety yields gold-skinned sweet potatoes with deep-orange flesh. Skin darkens after harvest. Space plants 12-15 inches apart in 3-foot rows. USDA release, named for the famous sweet-potato growing town in Mississippi. Stores well. Harvest before frost. Matures in approx. 95 days.
- Available for spring shipping only.
- Last day to order sweet potatoes is June 4
- Sweet potatoes will ship separately from the rest of your order. In the best interest of the plants, sweet potatoes begin shipping on April 15 to the warmer parts of the country. Shipping will continue through Late May for colder parts of the country.
Estimated Sweet Potato Ship Dates
| ||After April 15||CA, AZ, NM, TX, LA, MS, AL, GA, SC, FL|
| ||After April 22||OK, AR, TN, NC|
| ||After May 3||WA, OR, NV, UT, CO, KS, MO, Southern IL, Southern IN, KY, Southern OH, WV, VA, DE, MD, DC|
| ||After May 10||Southern ID, Southern WY, NE, IA, Northern IL, Northern IN, Northern OH, PA, NJ|
| ||After May 15||Northern ID, Southern MT, Northern WY, SD, Southern MN, Southern WI, Southern MI, Southern NY, RI, MA, CT|
| ||After May 20||Northern MT, ND, Northern MN, Northern WI, Northern MI, Northern NY, NH, VT, ME|