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Moemoe Taewa Potato

Moemoe Taewa Potato has been planted 1 time by Growstuff members.

Moemoe taewa are mostly round, with yellow skin marbled with red. They have yellow flesh with some purple spots under the skin. These are waxy potatoes. Before European settlement, taewa was a staple food crop for Māori. By the 1800s, it had also become an important commercial crop, playing a key role in the introduction of Māori to European economics.

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Predictions

Annual

living and reproducing in a single year or less

Median lifespan

22 weeks

First harvest expected

22 weeks after planting

Last harvest expected

22 weeks after planting

Photos

Moemoe taewa potato crops

Moemoe taewa potato plantings

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Moemoe taewa potato harvests

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Moemoe taewa potato seeds

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What people are saying about moemoe taewa potatoes

The year of the potatoes

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[Potatoes and taewa](https://flic.kr/p/2ioVEEy) ![Potatoes and taewa](https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49486191516_bb0a920ea9.jpg) This year i grew ELEVEN types of potato over summer.. [Waiporoporo Taewa Potato](crop) that were [ready early](/plantings/shiny-front-lawn-pots-and-potato...

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How to grow moemoe taewa potatoes

Grown for: tuber (1)


moemoe taewa potato is a variety of potato

Scientific names

None known.

Alternate names

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