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NTBG Plant Name:
Ipomoea batatas
Barcode:
PTBG1000047684
Specimen ID:
003342
Collector ID:
484
Collector Name:
Lynwood Hume
Collection Date:
February 28, 1990
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Region:
Hawaii
Country:
US
Island Group:
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
Island:
Kauai
State:
HAWAII
County:
Kauai County
District:
Kawaihau District
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
Sold as leafy vegetable bought mostly by Filipinos. Stem and petile bright yellow-green to bronzed; leaf blade above dark green, below paler, silvery, with purple wash on primary vein where petiole joins blade. Sold for $1 per bunch.
From Cultivated Plant:
Yes
Date of Record Creation:
February 20, 2014
Date of Last Update:
July 13, 2015

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