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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

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Growing Kaffir Potato from seed

Transplanting Kaffir Potato

Common Kaffir Potato problems

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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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