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Growing Yacon, also Sunroot

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22 Jan 13 Roberta (USA - Zone 8b climate)
Like growing a potato plant, as the yakon grows, can I continue adding dirt to the container? And I have a whole new plant sprouting off the trunk of my yakon. Is this normal? Thank you.
10 Mar 14 GJX (USA - Zone 5a climate)
yes it is normal
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