Classification
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  • Chinese Traditional
    • 洋芋
  • English
    • Potato
  • Scientific Names
    • Solanum tuberosum
  • Otomí
    • jroca
  • Mixteco
    • nyami-tecuinti
  • Rarámuri
    • rerogüe
  • Cora
    • ta'upu'u
  • Seri
    • xojat-hapec
  • Spanish
    • Papa
    • Patata
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • SOLTUB
  • Portuguese
    • Batata
    • Batateira

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Potato Solanum tuberosum

Date

June 15, 2016

Description

Aculco de Espinoza, Estado de México
Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos
Junio 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

alice_shanks

Date

June 5, 2016

Description

Growing wild in driftwood.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Potato Solanum tuberosum

Date

May 13, 2016

Place

Fresno (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

oscarangel

Date

April 30, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

johnsteel

Date

March 5, 2016

Description

A large area of river flat used as a vegetable garden in the mid 1800s by the local ferry man. Much of the area is covered by rank exotic grasses and potatoes; possibly descendants from the garden plants?

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

katemccombs

Date

December 6, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

jack4

Date

March 6, 2016

Description

Two plants side by side growing at the back of dunes.

Photos / Sounds

What

Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

julien2

Date

February 11, 2016 10:59 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

tony_wills

Date

January 12, 2016 06:41 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

trevor_partridge

Date

January 9, 2016

Description

Has persisted at this site for four years now from former domestic garden in residential red zone.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

jrallen

Date

November 12, 2015

Place

C4C (Google, OSM)

Description

Hashbrown

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

vadi3007

Date

November 10, 2015

Place

C4C (Google, OSM)

Description

potato chips

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Description from Wikipedia

The potato is a starchy, tuberous crop from the perennial nightshade Solanum tuberosum. The word "potato" may refer to the plant, itself, in addition to the edible tuber. In the Andes, where the species is indigenous, there are some other closely related cultivated potato species. Potatoes were introduced outside the Andes region four centuries ago, and have become an integral part of much of the world's food supply. It is the world's fourth-largest food crop, following...

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