Growing Guide: Arrowroot
Perennial Deciduous Herb
After 10-12 months of humid weather, when the leaves begin to fall and the root is thick with starch
Up to 5’ tall
Soil & Moisture:
Likes consistently moist, well-drained soil and high humidity conditions. Arrowroot isn't super picky about soil conditions as long as it is well-draining and never totally dries out. Avoid dense clays or super sandy soil to prevent Arrowroots growth from stunting.
Full Sun, Part Shade
Will tolerate higher light in lower temperatures
Our Arrowroot plants are grown by root division and will be ready to harvest within 1-2 growing seasons.
Outdoors 9-12 with frost protection; Patio/Greenhouse 4+