Waiporoporo Taewa Potato Solanum tuberosum
Waiporoporo Taewa Potato has been planted 3 times by Growstuff members.
Waiporoporo Maori seed potatoes have a light purple mottled skin and a smooth creamy flesh. They grow a medium sized very firm potato that is excellent for boiling, salads, chips and roasting.
Median lifespan18 weeks
First harvest expected17 weeks after planting
Last harvest expected18 weeks after planting
Waiporoporo taewa potato plantings
Waiporoporo taewa potato harvests
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What people are saying about waiporoporo taewa potatoes
[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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Generally, "Taewa" is the term used for potatoes that have been in New Zealand since before 1800, and cultivated by Maori people - but the word can be used for all potatoes. The [kūmara](crop) is a distant cousin of the potato. Both the taewa and the kūmara come from South America. Where and ...
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How to grow waiporoporo taewa potatoes
Grown for: tuber (5)
waiporoporo taewa potato is a variety of potato