Plant Care: How to Grow Ube

Plant Type
Perennial Herb, Tuber

Harvest Season
Late Summer

Mature Size
Up to 10 ft. 

Soil & Moisture
Moist, rich, well-draining soil with moisture to 3 in. Increase water during the Summer in hotter areas which will keep the tubers from dehydrating and splitting open.

Light Requirements
Full Sun, Part Shade

Self-Fertile

Growth Rate
Fast

Zone Hardiness

Propagation