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    • Potato
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    • Solanum tuberosum
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Recent observations

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What

Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

susan_waugh

Date

June 2, 2014

Description

these were cultivated, but we 'lost' them a few years ago, and today found a handsome crop under a dead rose bush!!

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Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

meurkc

Date

April 10, 2014

Description

on first terrace - floodplain; weedy gravel and sand; with tubers

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Potato Solanum tuberosum

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meurkc

Date

March 29, 2014

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Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

hayleyd

Date

March 13, 2014

Description

Visited by Cabbage White Butterflies.

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Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

suemcgaw

Date

February 10, 2014

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Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

zlbc

Date

February 3, 2014

Description

Among dumped green-waste.

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Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

philg-j

Date

January 15, 2014

Place

Karori (Google, OSM)

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Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

suemcgaw

Date

January 7, 2014

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Potato Solanum tuberosum

Observer

zlbc

Date

May 4, 2013

Description

Garden waste is often dumped along the stop-bank where all sorts of oddities are to be seen.

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What

Plant Solanum tuberosum

Observer

brad-nz

Date

March 6, 2013 03:40 PM NZDT

Description

No butterflies visited this plant during my observation period. Could be a larval host plant or a source of food for butterflies and caterpillars. Evidence of holes in leaves.

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What

Plant Solanum tuberosum

Observer

brad-nz

Date

March 6, 2013 03:40 PM NZDT

Description

One white butterfly visited this potato plant and briefly rested on it. Potential substitute for Cabbage plant.

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No photos or sounds

Observer

ecol202

Date

March 10, 2012 02:35 PM NZDT

Description

Observation by Lincoln University student Jaya Meha as part of a class assignment for Ecol202, Biological Diversity.

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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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