Gardening Partners

of Dickson County


Yacon — Not a Horticulturist

Short version: A perennial root vegetable that has juicy tubers that look like sweet potatoes, felty leaves and small daisy like, yellow flowers. They are harvested in December and have the texture of water chestnuts and the taste of the inner sweet core of carrots (according to a friend). They grow from the rhizomes rather […]

Yacon — Not a Horticulturist