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Kaffir Potato

Plectranthus esculentus

Kaffir Potato is a member of the Plectranthus family. Its botanical name is Plectranthus esculentus.

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How to grow Kaffir Potato

Growing Kaffir Potato from seed

Transplanting Kaffir Potato

Companion plants for Kaffir Potato

These plants have been known to grow well alongside Kaffir Potato so consider planting:

Repellent plants for Kaffir Potato

These plants will not grow well with Kaffir Potato so avoid planting these within close proximity:

Common Kaffir Potato problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Kaffir Potato plants:

Kaffir Potato Etymology

The botanical epithet is from the Latin esculentus meaning “edible”

Other names for Kaffir Potato

Plectranthus esculentus N.E. Br.

Kaffir Potato care instructions

How long does Kaffir Potato take to grow?

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Popular varieties of Kaffir Potato

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