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Mashua Tubers

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Original price $16.99 - Original price $16.99
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$16.99 - $16.99
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SKU L553

Tropaeolum tuberosum

Mashua (pronounced Mah-shwuh) is an Andean tuber. A relative of the garden nasturtium, Mashua is one of the highest-yielding, and easiest-to-grow of the Andean tubers, and most resistant to cold. It also repels many insects, nematodes, and other pathogens, thus making it a valuable plant to intercrop with other species. The tubers about the size of small potatoes have shapes ranging from conical to carrot-like. Mashua is high yielding, even under conditions of almost no management. Even the leaves are edible!

You will receive 2 tubers.

USDA Zone: 7-9

Grow Height: 8'-12' vine

Sun: Full Sun

Ripening Time: N/A

Pollination: N/A

Read our Tuber Growing Guide

Size Options: Tubers

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healthy tubers are thriving

Started in pots in doors in my grow room and put outside a few weeks ago... thriving in ground now.