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Stewart Island Potato

Finished

Planted 2018-11-15

First harvest expected 2019-11-06

Finished 2019-03-09

(One emojii = 1 week)
Harvest months:
Feb
in Wellington, New zealand

Planted by shiny

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Planted in Vege garden plot 2

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Parent seed

Planted

Nov 2018

Progress

114/114 days

Quantity

8 root/tubers

Grown from

root/tuber

Grown in

shade

Seeds saved

1 packet of seed

Finished

Mar 2019

Notes

Found by Kay Baxter rowing wild in a clifff face along the shore on Stewart Island around 1990. It is an extremely beautiful variety similar in shape to Whataroa and Chatham Islands however this one has pink rather than purple colouring on the skin.

Photos

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IMG_20181115_172952
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Harvests

No harvests recorded

Seeds saved

Stewart island potato

Stewart island potato

seeds saved by shiny
Wellington, NZ

8 seeds


Stewart island potato

Median Lifespan 235 days

First harvest expected 356 days after planting

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